... s/\A\x{FEFF}// ... print "\x{FEFF}" ...

Again, a total UTF-8 n00b (or maybe nob) here, but isn't the UTF-8 BOM  "\xEF\xBB\xBF" (239 187 191) (see this and the perltidy complaint cited in the OP)? (And  \x{FEFF} works out to decimal 65279.)

Give a man a fish:  <%-{-{-{-<

In reply to Re^2: perltidy and UTF-8 BOM by AnomalousMonk
in thread perltidy and UTF-8 BOM by morelenmir

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