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Re: forcing delimiters after escapes in quoted strings

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At Mon, 11 Jul 2005 09:32:18 -0700, Ray Blaak wrote:
> So, will we be able to have strings like "\x41bc" be interpreted as 
> "abc" or will it become an error?

It will be "Abc".

> Forcing it to be "\x41 bc" will become unbearably tedious and confusing 
> to readers also used to programming in other languages.

I'm not sure where this suggest of delimiters comes from. In the
current SRFI, "\x41 bc" is the same as "A bc".