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ok that is fine if ASCII only covers 0-127. The file I write to can be a binary file rather than ascii, so will the same functions work in that case?
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Re^3: how to convert numbers to ASCII characters
by lidden (Curate) on Jan 24, 2008 at 14:43 UTC
    Yes, they will work. Perl uses Latin1 in the range 0..255.
      that worked great, THANKS!