[code] Re: Debugging language modules

From: Arnel <jalespring.att.gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Mar 2016 20:09:21 +0800

On Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:38:41 +0200, Robert Gieseke <rob.g.att.web.de> wrote:
> Am 29/03/16 um 04:23 schrieb Mitchell:
> >> There's a small number of functions in Racket which use Unicode characters
> >> (including the lambda symbol). Should I leave all of them out for now? I'm not
> >> completely sure if they will work properly on Windows (unless they install a
> >> font with support for Unicode symbols like DejaVu Sans Mono, maybe).
> >
> > If you use those UTF-8 characters directly in your keyword strings, (no
> > strange u'xxxx', U+xxxx, or \uXXXX notation) then they may work just fine
> > as keywords. You are correct that you'll need a font to display such
> > characters, but the lexer should be able to handle the bytes okay.
>
> Greek letters seem to display fine with Textadept on Windows 7 with the
> default font...

It's not just the lambda character - they also use symbols such as the Unicode
characters I mentioned in my reply to Mitchell (U+2200 and U+018E - inverted
letters A and E).

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Thank you,
Arnel
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Received on Tue 29 Mar 2016 - 08:09:21 EDT

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