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Nicholas Clark
January 10, 2012 04:49
Re: pack and ASCII
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On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 01:46:03PM +0100, Leon Timmermans wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 1:43 PM, Leon Timmermans <> wrote:
> > No, the question is if «pack "A", $byte» should DWIM or «pack "A",
> > $character». The only sane way out of this mess would be to split this
> > up in two different formats, the question is though which one gets the
> > letter 'A'.  I think it should the former.
> >
> > My opinion on that should be obvious by now.
> Oops, that last part was an accident, didn't mean to come across that strongly.

It's this nasty ASCII stuff. It's not really that effective at conveying
the nuances of the sentence. :-)

Nicholas Clark

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