Re: [NTS] Why won't this Perl script run in NTP?
- At 04:33 PM 3/23/04 -0000, you wrote:
>"Sheri" wrote:I looked it up in my references. ASCIIcat shows it as:
>> I believe you are describing the infamous Ansi 26 problem that
>> arises when you use Perl 8 with Notetab.
>Ah, I had seen the fairly recent "ANSI 26 Character" thread in the
>archives and didn't make the connection. ANSI (or more lowest
>common denominator, ASCII) 26 is indeed CTRL+Z.
>> I guess it might depend on what font you're using, but to me
>> they look like little box characters in Notetab.
>I see other people are seeing a little box too. That's curious.
>I'm using Courier New, which shows it on my system as a little right-
>pointing arrow. (I didn't know at the time what that was, so I
>looked at the file in a hex editor.)
Dec Hex Oct Binary Chr NAME
26 1A 32 00011010 ® SUB - Substitute; End of file
And it appears as a right arrow in ASCIIcat. You can get it to display as
a right arrow by selecting the original DOS TERMINAL font.