[Catalyst] CSV / UTF-8 / Unicode

Mike Whitaker mike at altrion.org
Tue Jul 2 10:30:51 GMT 2013

On 2 Jul 2013, at 10:38, Craig Chant <craig at homeloanpartnership.com> wrote:
> I thought all strings in perl were Unicode ? or at least that's what the Unicode::Encoding plugin is for isnt' it?


Decoded strings in Perl are in a character representation which is magic and you don't need to know about. Assuming that representation is Unicode will bite you on the backside when you most want it not to.

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