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

From: Marco Cimarosti (
Date: Wed May 24 2000 - 12:44:25 EDT

Markus Scherer wrote:
> [... various escape sequence syntaxes ...]
> I think I will propose to support all of these in our library.

How could a library support this? This is something in the core syntax of the language, and thus you'd need to change the compiler.

If you don't have your own compiler, the closest fit you can achieve is writing an ad-hoc preprocessor to convert source code before is fed to the compiler.

_ Marco
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