Re: Re: Other bizarre thing... backspaces?

From: Petr Baudis
Date: Sun Mar 14 2004 - 18:33:51 EST

Dear diary, on Sat, Mar 06, 2004 at 03:04:35PM CET, I got a letter,
where M?ns Rullg?rd <mru@xxxxxx> told me, that...
> David Eger <eger@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > There are five files with embedded backspace octets in them.... ;-)
> That's an old way to do underlining and bold face and it seems like at
> least coda.txt is doing that. If I could choose I'd probably just
> remove them.

Well, what's the "new way" for ASCII documents? At least less produces a
desired result.

Kind regards,

Petr "Pasky" Baudis
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one
persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all
progress depends on the unreasonable man. -- George Bernard Shaw
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