character set detection?

Ash Berlin ash_cpan at
Sat Jan 6 23:28:26 GMT 2007

Dirk Koopman wrote:
> Is there a way of, reasonably reliably, determining what the character
> set of a lump of text is?
In a(n unhelpful) word: No. Not in a 100% reliable way anyway.

Might want to look at - it has heuristics to 
do it (I think.)


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