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Re: [PATCH] Unicode Lisp reader escapes

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Unicode Lisp reader escapes
Date: Mon, 01 May 2006 08:29:30 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.50 (gnu/linux)

>> Currently The syntax for \xNNNN hexadeciaml escapes is that it ends whenever
>> reaching a non-hexadecimal char, and if you need your \xNNN escape to be
>> followed by an hexidecimal char, then you have to seprate the two with "\ "
>> (and the Lisp printer does that automatically, of course).
>> Is there a strong reason not do use the same rule for \u ?

> That might be sufficient for programmatic output, but anything involving
> a significant space seems problematic in general...

Sorry, I don't understand what you mean by "significant space".


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