hex dump w/ or w/out utf-8 chars

Lele Gaifax lele at metapensiero.it
Sat Jul 13 10:24:45 CEST 2013

wxjmfauth at gmail.com writes:

> Try to write an editor, a text widget, with with a coding
> scheme like the Flexible String Represenation. You will
> quickly notice, it is impossible (understand correctly).
> (You do not need a computer, just a sheet of paper and a pencil)
> Hint: what is the character at the caret position?

I am convinced you are not conceptually understanding FST very well.
Alternatively, you may have a strange notion of “impossible”.
Or both.

ciao, lele.
nickname: Lele Gaifax | Quando vivrò di quello che ho pensato ieri
real: Emanuele Gaifas | comincerò ad aver paura di chi mi copia.
lele at metapensiero.it  |                 -- Fortunato Depero, 1929.

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