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Re: Docs: perluniintro

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Yuki Kimoto
May 31, 2021 22:54
Re: Docs: perluniintro
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2021-5-31 21:56 Felipe Gasper <> wrote:

> That last one is a proposal for Perl’s Unicode documentation at large. I
> think a great amount of what used to confuse me about all of this arose
> from seeing stuff like this termed a “UTF-8 string”:

I think so too. At first I couldn't distinguish between the internal UTF-8
and the actual UTF-8 byte string.

I think the internal things should be hidden from the user in the document
first part.

When the internal details are explained, String Internal expression is
UTF-8 or Latin-1.

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