[Israel.pm] Hebrew characters not displayed in perl Tk on Win XP

Shlomo Yona shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il
Wed Jul 7 08:10:57 PDT 2004

On Wed, 7 Jul 2004, Yehuda Berlinger wrote:

> Hi, all. Still here, and still with no solution.
> I am using the latest version of Tk.
> I am not concerned with the direction of my text. The characters come 
> up as garbage characters in Tk. I have no problem displaying Hebrew in 
> IE or from a standadr Perl output.
> Let's say I want to write the simplest Tk window that just pops up and 
> says "Shalom" in Hebrew: Shin Lamed Vav Mem. Could anyone tell me how 
> to do that?
> I've read perlunicode, perluniintro, Encode, utf8, etc.. etc... and 
> just don't get it (can't get anything to work). A single example of 
> working code would be most appreciated.

I have never used Tk.
If you can post your sample code, I can try see how to make it output Hebrew.
Try and keep is small and simple.

Shlomo Yona
shlomo at cs.haifa.ac.il

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