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ä ö ü in perl????

ä ö ü in perl????

ä ö ü in perl????

Hi there,

how to get these characters (ä ö ü ) in a perl program?
what is the syntax??
for examle the ü in Düren:

@categories = (

RE: ä ö ü in perl????

What operating system are you using?

If you are using Windows, you can go to the Character Map and find the characters that you are using. Then copy them into the Perl script, and run it.

You can use this:

@funnycharacters = qw(ä ö ü);

If you are using something other than Windows, then I am not sure of the ASCII key codes to create the characters.

I am sure that you can find the ASCII key codes of all the keys on the Internet somewhere.

Hope this helps.


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RE: ä ö ü in perl????

If you need character translation please use the locale pragma:

use locale;
print uc "Düren";

should print DÜREN in a German environment.

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