Apr 16, 2000, 10:43 PM
Post #1 of 3
Filenames with special characters
I am trying to read all filenames in a
directory and I can do that with a glob:
<*.*> - BUT:
When I try to access the files attributes
with GetAttributes, I only get results for
normal filenames, anything that contains
a special character results in an error.
What must I do to the string (which contains
the complete filename) to change the special
characters so that I do get a working
I am using Windows NT 4.0 with Perl from
Active State Version 5.00*.
with special chars I mean characters like the german umlauts or the euro sign...
Please help me! This is a Win32-problem because under Unix I haven't heard of this