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sthoenna
Date:
February 12, 2003 11:19
Subject:
Re: [perl #20641] utf8 flag gone
Message ID:
JzpS+gzkgqCZ092yn@efn.org
On Wed, 12 Feb 2003 19:01:06 +1000, grover@gil.com.au wrote:
>I downloaded perl@18639.tgz and gave it a whirl.  This has fixed my 
>problem.  Thanks.

Great, then the fix will be in 5.8.1.

If you need a workaround for 5.8.0, just be sure to always stringify
your object before concatentating it or doing anything else to it, e.g.:

Instead of:
   $str = "x".$obj
or $str = "x$obj"

say:
   $temp = "$obj"
   $str = "x".$temp

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