Re: Caret

From: David Starner <prosfilaes_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 07:13:48 -0800

On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 4:39 AM, Julian Bradfield
<jcb+unicode_at_inf.ed.ac.uk> wrote:
> Again, it depends. A user-oriented editor will treat é as a single
> unit anyway, for text manipulations. In my programmer-oriented editor,
> when the cursor is on e or ́, the two codepoints are displayed
> separately instead of combined, so again there is no ambiguity.

What do non-English speaking programmers do? It seems that if I spoke
good Hindi or Arabic and little to no English, it would be deeply
frustrating to try and use comments and strings in such an editor.

-- 
Kie ekzistas vivo, ekzistas espero.
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