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in reply to Re: Lost in encodings
in thread Lost in encodings

> ... I recommend against Data::Peek. It will tell you only what you already know ("that's not right") but not give guidance how to fix.

It's true Devel::Peek gives no guidance why, but which non-AI command does?

And how can you know his console is using utf-8? Could be Windows and CP850.

Cheers Rolf
(addicted to the Perl Programming Language :)
Wikisyntax for the Monastery FootballPerl is like chess, only without the dice

Update

) Those commands will show me the hex codes in ASCII which is correctly displayed by every terminal (plus the monastery)