Re: OT What is this symbol?

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


On Tuesday 26 September 2006 11:01, Styma, Robert E (Robert) 
> > This is a pipe | but what is this ¦ and how do you
> > create it?
> In ASCII, the pipe symbol may appear as a broken vertical
> line or a solid one depending upon the font used it is
> x'7C'.  In EBCDIC (used on IBM Mainframes) they are
> separate (x'6A' and x'4F' respectively)..

The broken symbol that you saw and quoted is not what I saw 
when I copied and posted, it was a longer solid line.  I 
found it in the man bash page.

Jack Gates Netiquette Guidelines

[Index of Archives]     [Current Fedora Users]     [Fedora Desktop]     [Fedora SELinux]     [Yosemite News]     [Yosemite Photos]     [KDE Users]     [Fedora Tools]     [Fedora Docs]

  Powered by Linux