Re: Universal Metacharacters

Avoid@gmail wrote:
> From:
> <Biblio> in many programming languages, in HTML, etc, we normally have to
> choose some way to escape content. question: wouldn't it be better to define
> say 5 or 10 extra, arbitrary characters, just to use them as universal
> escaping characters?

Such characters already exist. Formats that use special sequences of 
"normal" characters have already proven more successful.

Received on Monday, 21 August 2006 17:17:40 UTC