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## Re: evaluating numbers

**From**: |
Eli Zaretskii |

**Subject**: |
Re: evaluating numbers |

**Date**: |
Thu, 14 Nov 2019 11:22:41 +0200 |

>* From: Jean-Christophe Helary <address@hidden>*
>* Date: Sun, 10 Nov 2019 09:59:14 +0900*
>* *
>* For "discoverability" (or "cognitive gap reduction") purposes, I'd rather *
>* have something like*
>* *
>* 1114111 (#o4177777, #x10ffff, t)*
>* *
>* 232 (#o350, #xe8, t)*
>* *
>* or something similar where t is the value of characterp for that integer when *
>* the integer is above the value of eval-expression-print-maximum-character.*
IMO, this would be extremely confusing. We don't have any other APIs
like that, and using characterp in this case,m if appropriate, is very
easy.
So I very much dislike this proposal, especially since the solution is
easy, and was already pointed out: customize that option.

**Re: evaluating numbers**, *(continued)*
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Juri Linkov*, `2019/11/12`
**RE: evaluating numbers**, *Drew Adams*, `2019/11/12`
**RE: evaluating numbers**, *Eli Zaretskii*, `2019/11/12`
**RE: evaluating numbers**, *Drew Adams*, `2019/11/12`
**RE: evaluating numbers**, *Eli Zaretskii*, `2019/11/13`
**RE: evaluating numbers**, *Drew Adams*, `2019/11/13`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Eli Zaretskii*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Juri Linkov*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Noam Postavsky*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Eli Zaretskii*, `2019/11/15`
**Re: evaluating numbers**,
*Eli Zaretskii* **<=**
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Yuri Khan*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Jean-Christophe Helary*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Noam Postavsky*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Stefan Monnier*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Juanma Barranquero*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Andreas Schwab*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Eli Zaretskii*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Paul Eggert*, `2019/11/14`
**Re: evaluating numbers**, *Eli Zaretskii*, `2019/11/14`