About Bro's manual

Ruoming Pang rpang at icir.org
Tue Dec 10 08:38:22 PST 2002

> edit (s: string, edit_char: string): string
> Returns a version of s assuming that edit_char is the ``backspace'' 
> character (usually "\x08" for backspace or "\x7f" for DEL). For example, 
> edit("hello there", "e") returns "llo t".
>                      ~~~~~~~~~~Should this be "hllo th"? 


I think the manual is right. Just try to type "hello there" on your
keyboard, but instead of typing 'e', type backspace instead for each
'e'. And see what you get. :)


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