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Father Chrysostomos via RT
September 24, 2012 16:05
[perl #73022] \N{NAME} can't be in utf8 successfully
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On Mon Mar 01 06:53:12 2010, wrote:
> Abigail wrote:
> > Well, if we require names to start with characters matching /\pL/,
> > we won't get into trouble if in a few years, it's decided that in
> > quantifiers, all Unicode digits may be used.
> >
> >
> > Abigail
> >
> I'm persuaded.  I'll add a patch when the gates are open again.

Are you planning to pursue this?  Note that the necessary changes for
the tokenizer are already done, but unapplied.  See the patch at
This, of course, cannot be applied until you do the work to reduce the
set of allowed characters.


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