Re: Matching upper ASCII characters in RE patterns

2010-11-30 16:48:15
I was advised not to use the encoding pragma, and I'm passing that
advice on to you.

Thank you for the additional references.

As documented in there 
seems to be a problem when "use encoding 'utf8'" is removed and replaced with 
"use utf8", so the problem is not limited to the "encoding" pragma.