Re: joe 128+ ASCII characters (was Re: EURO patch)
On Sat, Nov 28, 1998 at 09:12:52PM -0800, Steve Lamb wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 28, 1998 at 01:43:36AM -0500, Avery Pennarun wrote:
> > Should I file a bug against joe, requesting -asis by default? The end-user
> > can always disable it again, but it might be better if we changed the
> > default.
> I don't think so. It is 1/2 a dozen of one, 6 of another. If it counts
> for anything, the default from the author is -asis turned off.
The author hasn't released an update to joe for years.
Every other editor and e-mail program I know defaults to showing
high-ascii characters, and I think that's a much more democratic measure :)