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Re: bin/39002: harmful AWK extension: non-portable escaped character
On Jun 26, 2008, at 6:39 AM, David Holland wrote:
On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 11:31:40AM -0700, James Chacon wrote:
i.e. there's nothing stating that
\x -> \x
\x -> x
inside a string. It's not clearly defined there at all.
...which is why it ought to generate a warning.
Never disagreed with that. I was simply stating the behavior we have
today (where \x -> x) should remain the same.
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