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Re: #\code26 ?
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: #\code26 ?
- From: email@example.com (Bruce O'Neel)
- Date: Tue, 12 Jul 1994 11:39:22 -0400 (EDT)
- In-reply-to: <94Jul12.firstname.lastname@example.org> from "Cory Serratore" at Jul 12, 94 05:02:38 pm
> Hi, I'm trying to use my OS/2 system editor (it's quick & easy) to edit
> my files, but it seems to be inserting a bad character.
> If I read a file into lisp, it works fine, but when I edit it and try to
> reload it I get an illegal character #\Code26. What is this?
> could this possible be an EOF (ctrl-z)?
Yes, it is a control Z and yes, both e and epm on os/2 insert it.
I'll guess that epm could be talked out of doing this, but I'm not
Solutions? I used a DOS lisp package which had a nice editor and
didn't do the ^Z. You could use emacs for os/2. You could also write
a small program (maybe even in REXX) to strip the last byte off of the
email@example.com -- Bruce O'Neel HSTX (301) 286-1511 -- Out
the 10Base-T port, through the router, over the leased line, off the
bridge, past the firewall...nothing but net. -- firstname.lastname@example.org
- #\code26 ?
- From: Cory Serratore <email@example.com>