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Re^3: Perl is a post-modern aesthetic language

by Madams (Pilgrim)
on Jan 19, 2005 at 02:27 UTC ( #423254=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: Perl is a post-modern aesthetic language
in thread Perl is a post-modern aesthetic language

Where does the wide in lpszw come from? Are you utf8ing??

qq/ =~ s/\.spamtrap\.//;

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Re^4: Perl is a post-modern aesthetic language
by theorbtwo (Prior) on Jan 20, 2005 at 02:17 UTC

    It's equally reasonable to call a perl string wide and narrow -- it will certianly fit 16-bit unicode characters (and even 32-bit unicode characters). OTOH, it's not UTF-16.

    What I want to know is why Hungerians feel the need to mark all their pointers long (far). When is the last time you used a near pointer?

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