char

Output special characters (e.g., 'newline').

Signature

> char (character) ...rest --list --unicode --integer

Parameters

  • character: the name of the character to output
  • ...rest: multiple Unicode bytes
  • --list: List all supported character names
  • --unicode: Unicode string i.e. 1f378
  • --integer: Create a codepoint from an integer

Examples

Output newline

> char newline

Output prompt character, newline and a hamburger character

> echo [(char prompt) (char newline) (char hamburger)] | str collect

Output Unicode character

> char -u 1f378

Create Unicode from integer codepoint values

> char -i (0x60 + 1) (0x60 + 2)

Output multi-byte Unicode character

> char -u 1F468 200D 1F466 200D 1F466