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February 27, 2008 03:26
Re: use encoding 'utf8' bug for Latin-1 range
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On 27/02/2008, Juerd Waalboer <> wrote:
> Juerd Waalboer skribis 2008-02-27 11:57 (+0100):
> > > Better to just tell people to use editors that ensure the correct BOM
>  > > is prepended to the file.
>  > Not all editors even support this, and it's far from common practice in
>  > the *nix world, whether we like that or not.
> Also, it is not compatible with shebangs:

Whcih just says that the code that reads shebangs should be made
unicode aware. I realize this is unlikely but this is just yet another
wart in the *nix unicode handling logic (or rather, lack of it).


perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"

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