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Re: [perl #63402] use open :locale doesn't work in Windows

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Eric Brine
May 28, 2013 15:17
Re: [perl #63402] use open :locale doesn't work in Windows
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On Tue, May 28, 2013 at 4:43 AM, Nicholas Clark via RT <> wrote:

> Also, given that :locale uses encoding, and we've said we're going to
> remove
>, doesn't that mean that :locale itself needs deprecating? Or,
> at
> least, rethinking?

No, it doesn't need deprecating. :locale uses :encoding layers to perform
its encoding/decoding and none of's deprecated core
functionality. is only used because it already had a function to determine the
encoding a local uses (_get_locale_encoding).  It's a simply a case of
improper modularisation,

- Eric

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