A.3 Character Handling
This subclause presents the packages related to character processing:
an empty declared 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 and Wide_Wide_Character data. The child
package Characters.Latin_1 declares a set of constants initialized to
values of type Character.
Extensions to Ada 83
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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