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From:
Dr.Ruud
Date:
October 5, 2012 15:24
Subject:
Re: Security Issues in perl-5.16.x
Message ID:
20121002080524.24349.qmail@lists-nntp.develooper.com
On 2012-10-02 08:56, Aristotle Pagaltzis wrote:
> * Chip Salzenberg <rev.chip@gmail.com> [2012-10-02 07:05]:

>> If you meant only to restrict only strings handed to require and do
>> FILE, I would not fork Perl for that. Of course I would still hold
>> you in derision for demanding it, given its utter uselessness; and
>> I would enthusiastically mock anyone who decided to go along with you.
>> But I wouldn't fork Perl.
>
> Just because? Or do you have any use for that?

There are file systems that can use, for example,
UTF-16 for file names.

-- 
Ruud


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