Re: Caret

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

On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 4:39 AM, Julian Bradfield
<> 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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