A.3 Character Handling
This clause presents the packages related to character processing: an
pure package Characters and
child packages Characters.Handling and Characters.Latin_1. The package
Characters.Handling provides classification and conversion functions
for Character data, and some simple functions for dealing with Wide_Character
data. The child
package Characters.Latin_1 declares a set of constants initialized to
values of type Character.
Extensions to Ada 83
This clause is new to Ada
Wording Changes from Ada 95
Included Wide_Wide_Character in this description;
the individual changes are documented as extensions as needed.
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