On Saturday, 11 June 2016 at 19:43:45 UTC, ag0aep6g wrote:
On 06/11/2016 09:25 PM, Andrew Godfrey wrote:
That's the distinction, yes. The article mentions both in a
makes me unsure if Perl 6 confused the terms (or maybe it's
article that isn't being clear).
But how would you "focus" on one or the other?
Is there any operation that works differently on graphemes than
on grapheme clusters?
Counting/skipping/extracting graphemes is the same as counting
grapheme clusters, no?
Eg it says ".chars returns the number of characters (aka
Does this count the number of graphemes, or the number of
grapheme clusters? Later on with \r\n it pretty much says that it
counts grapheme clusters. Here it says it counts graphemes.