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bug#7006: Reader oddity after ?\^ --- should signal error if invalid ins
Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
bug#7006: Reader oddity after ?\^ --- should signal error if invalid instead of being garbage
Thu, 14 Jul 2011 15:57:05 +0200
Gnus/5.110018 (No Gnus v0.18) Emacs/24.0.50 (gnu/linux)
Daniel Colascione <address@hidden> writes:
> ?\^ is supposed to be the prefix for a control character --- for
> example, ?\^g. However, the character following the ^ can be a
> non-existent control character like ' ' or ')'. Currently, the reader
> outputs a nonsense value in this case. Instead, the reader ought to
> signal an error.
That seems awfully confusing.
(format "%x" 67108921)
Does anybody know whether this a feature or a bug?
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- bug#7006: Reader oddity after ?\^ --- should signal error if invalid instead of being garbage,
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