Re: [dev] [st] Erasing UTF-8 characters in ed

From: Alexandre Niveau <>
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:27:39 +0200

2014-07-25 9:34 GMT+02:00 Roberto E. Vargas Caballero <>:
> [snip]
> The kernel has a line driver, which operates in different modes. When
> you are working in ed, the kernel reads all the characthers and
> allows line editing and only sends the characters to the user after
> a newline.
> [snip]

Thanks for all these explanations; they confirm what I had understood
but things are clearer now (in particular I didn't know about the
point I quoted above).

> I hope I will have some time this weekend and take a look to your session.

Thank you (though there's no hurry of course, I just wanted to help).

-- A.N.
Received on Fri Jul 25 2014 - 13:27:39 CEST

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