On Monday, March 25, 2002, at 09:37 , Nick Ing-Simmons wrote:
in trouble? Or perl on such systems are smart enough to load
UNIVERSA.pm (I guess this is the case).
They load UNIVERSAL.pm and the OS truncates it and finds UNIVERSA.pm.
Size reduction was a byproduct of */Makefile.PL linting.
As for "Encode::Supports", there is another concern in perldoc; is
perldoc smart enough to 8.3-ize filenames?
Same logic as above works - name passed to OS is still the long one.
Okay, I am convinced that we should stick with the original, long,
user-friendly names but how about ucm-transitions?
As of Encode-0.98, there are so many duped tables under Encode/ and I
want to tidy it up if possible. Well, for this I will wait what
Sadahiro-san has to say....
At leas euc-jp must be in *.ucm because it contains triple-bytes (JIS
X 0212), which Encode::Tcl used to handle via Encode::Tcl::Extended but
now ::Extended is gone....
Dan the Encode Maintainer