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Re: [ID 20010225.003] inconsistencies in locale support

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Simon Cozens
Date:
February 26, 2001 15:44
Subject:
Re: [ID 20010225.003] inconsistencies in locale support
Message ID:
20010226234427.A31119@pembro26.pmb.ox.ac.uk
On Mon, Feb 26, 2001 at 06:31:50PM -0500, Andrew Pimlott wrote:
> The reason is that isalpha is implemented as .xs code, while tolower
> is a pure Perl subroutine that calls lc. 

Urgh, that's a bug. tolower in POSIX should call the underlying C routine.
POSIX.pm things should be POSIXish first and Perlish second.

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