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Abigail
Date:
September 29, 2014 09:13
Subject:
Re: [perl #122853] Guarantee 0-9, A-Z, a-z character classes
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20140929091303.GB20115@almanda.fritz.box
On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 09:03:15AM +0000, Ed Avis wrote:
> Ah, so even on EBCDIC the A-Z range will match 26 alphabet letters and only
> that.  In that case, perhaps only a brief note is needed in perlre to
> reassure those who learned Perl a long time ago, back in the days when A-Z
> was a nonportable construct.
> 
> (I've never used an EBCDIC system and so I have never read perlebcdic, but
> I still want to write portable code.)


I've added a remark in perlrecharclass.pod. See commit
2a2f23e4f8a50bdcdd10563dc5d933684cb70954



Abigail

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