The hardest problem in computer science...
dan at tombstonezero.net
Fri Jan 6 08:44:28 EST 2017
On Sat, 07 Jan 2017 00:03:37 +1100, Steve D'Aprano wrote:
> The *hardest* problem is naming things.
> ├─ Fantasy
> │ ├─ Terry Pratchett
> │ │ ├─ Discworld
> │ │ │ ├─ Wyrd Sisters
> │ │ │ └─ Carpe Jugulum
> what do we call the vertical and horizontal line elements? I want to make
> them configurable, which means the user has to be able to pass an argument
> that specifies them ...
http://man7.org/linux/man-pages/man1/pstree.1.html) calls them "line
drawing characters," and took a slightly different approach (I think) to
the command line argument(s):
The default is ASCII, or you can specify -G to specify the VT100 line
drawing characters (G for Graphic, I assume), or you can specify -U for
the UTF-8 line drawing characters.
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