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DBM_Filter::encode

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS



    use SDBM_File; # or DB_File, or GDBM_File, or NDBM_File, or ODBM_File
    use DBM_Filter ;





    $db = tie %hash, ...
    $db->Filter_Push(’encode’ => ’iso-8859-16’);



DESCRIPTION

This DBM filter allows you to choose the character encoding will be store in the DBM file. The usage is



    $db->Filter_Push(’encode’ => ENCODING);



where ENCODING must be a valid encoding name that the Encode module recognises.

A fatal error will be thrown if:
1 The Encode module is not available.
2 The encoding requested is not supported by the Encode module.

SEE ALSO

DBM_Filter, perldbmfilter, Encode

AUTHOR

Paul Marquess pmqs@cpan.org


perl v5.8.8 DBM_Filter::encode (3pm) 2001-09-21
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