[Chicago-talk] Perl script run slower for utf8

tiger peng tigerpeng2001 at yahoo.com
Thu Jan 26 12:58:53 PST 2012

Hello all,

I just made a Perl script for parsing large CSV files (with Text::CSV). When I enable Unicode  (with the three use uncommented), it took as twice longer time. Is it normal? Is there any way to speed it up? 


#use utf8;
#use encoding "utf-8";
#use open ':encoding(utf8)';
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