Character Sets

 

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ANSI 3.1.3.4** Mapping members of the source character set

The source character set and execution character set include the ASCII characters listed in the following table. Escape sequences are also shown in the table.

Escape Sequences

Escape SequenceCharacterASCII Value
\aAlert/bell7
\bBackspace8
\fFormfeed12
\nNewline10
\rCarriage return13
\tHorizontal tab9
\vVertical tab11
\"Double quotation34
\'Single quotation39
\\Backslash92

Characters

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