Perl Unicode tutorial - A positive outlook on life with encodings

By Juerd Waalboer from
Date: Thursday, 30 August 2007 12:00
Duration: 40 minutes
Target audience: Any

An abundance of information and misconceptions makes handling character sets
and Unicode appear unnecessarily complicated. However, with a few simple
guidelines, you can keep it all under control quite easily. This tutorial,
loosely based on perlunitut and perlunifaq, explains how to apply the necessary
structure to your code, and which assumptions are valid and which are

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