[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: ?\_ patch

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: ?\_ patch
Date: Thu, 06 Feb 2003 11:40:27 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.090014 (Oort Gnus v0.14) Emacs/21.3.50 (ia64-suse-linux)

Kenichi Handa <address@hidden> writes:

|> In article <address@hidden>, Luc Teirlinck <address@hidden> writes:
|> > I now lean toward the original solution of using ?\s.
|> I've just found that (eq 's '\s) => t.
|> But, as (eq 'e '\e) is also t, this is not a problem,
|> perhaps.

Symbols and characters have quite different quoting rules.  In symbols,
the backslash is always ignored except to make it syntactically different
from a number.


Andreas Schwab, SuSE Labs, address@hidden
SuSE Linux AG, Deutschherrnstr. 15-19, D-90429 N├╝rnberg
Key fingerprint = 58CA 54C7 6D53 942B 1756  01D3 44D5 214B 8276 4ED5
"And now for something completely different."

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]