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- Subject: Re: Feature proposal: \x## notation in strings
- From: Diego Nehab <diego@...>
- Date: Tue, 10 Mar 2009 20:23:43 -0400 (EDT)
Also, as has been pointed out by others. If hexadecimal
characters are an oddity & code bloat, the less ubiquitous
"decimal character" escape is too and should be removed.
Decimal escape sequences are more an oddity than
I think this is the strongest argument so far. I'd be happy
if decimal escape sequences were replaced with hexadecimal
ones. Maybe in a future version.