Re: Question about \uxxxx etc. for 21-bit code points - need advice

From: Markus Scherer (
Date: Tue May 23 2000 - 15:40:23 EDT wrote:
> what context do you propose this? At least in Perl context
> it would conflict really badly as \w is a reserved regular expression
> notation: a character class matching alphanumerics plus underscore.
> --
> Jarkko Hietaniemi <>

Well, the context would be to have test strings and resource bundle entries with such numeric character references.
resourceTag "NBSP \xa0, Euro \u20ac, and some plane 1 code point \w010330."

What does Perl do?


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