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Document that there are bugs with EBCDIC and regexes
[perl5.git] / pod / perlre.pod
index b6a73c0..014f921 100644 (file)
@@ -2163,6 +2163,8 @@ for ASCII characters.  For example,
 C<m/[\N{CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER A}-\N{CYRILLIC CAPITAL LETTER YA}]/i>
 doesn't match all the Russian upper and lower case letters.
 
+Many regular expression constructs don't work on EBCDIC platforms.
+
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