Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Don't ask to ask, just ask

Re: Accent file names issue

by haukex (Bishop)
on Sep 21, 2017 at 07:48 UTC ( #1199806=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Accent file names issue

It's been a while since I did battle with non-ASCII filenames on Windows, but from what I remember, Windows has some "quirks" in how it returns non-ASCII filenames to Perl, which is probably the root of the problem. While I haven't used these modules directly, I have seen them recommended in various other threads on similar topics (1113737, 1162804, 1170561, 1195063), and so I just wanted to highlight the AM's suggestion of Win32::Unicode. Also two of those threads mention Win32::LongPath as an alternative.

Update: More references: 1220286, 1210032, 1078587

Log In?

What's my password?
Create A New User
Domain Nodelet?
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://1199806]
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others perusing the Monastery: (3)
As of 2021-07-31 00:04 GMT
Find Nodes?
    Voting Booth?

    No recent polls found