unicode support

Charlton Wilbur cwilbur at mithril.chromatico.net
Sun Jan 9 20:39:29 CET 2005

>>>>> "xah" == xah  <xah at xahlee.org> writes:

    xah> python supports unicode in source
    xah> code by putting a coding declaration as the first line.

    xah> In perl, support of unicode is very flaky. The language does
    xah> not support it, [...]


Xah Lee is trolling.  (Whether he's *only* a troll, or a reasonable
person who occasionally trolls to amuse himself, is a matter of
perspective.)  Please note the inaccuracy of his comment on Perl and
the two newsgroups to which this message was posted before replying;
this is a clear case of "lets you and him fight."


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