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Month: January 2002

Re: [Pvx] Printable string

From: Pat Welch <patubb@...>
Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 19:48:15 -0800
Chris Nolan wrote:
> 
> 524F54464C
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> 4254572C20466F722074686F736520696E7465726573746564206D7920736974652069732062
> 61636B206F6E6C696E65206173206F6620746869732070617374207765656B656E642E202043
> 6865636B206F757420687474703A2F2F6E6F6C616E2E64796E646E732E6F72672F7076782F
> 
> 4368726973204E6F6C616E
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Marty Becker [mailto:mab@...]
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 21:58
> > To: 'providex@...'
> > Subject: RE: [Pvx] Printable string
> >
> >
> > I knew you were a sick man.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Chris Nolan [mailto:chris.nolan@...]
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 9:36 PM
> > To: 'providex@...'
> > Subject: RE: [Pvx] Printable string
> >
> >
> > 492041677265652C2031303025
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Marty Becker [mailto:mab@...]
> > > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 21:33
> > > To: 'providex@...'
> > > Subject: RE: [Pvx] Printable string
> > >
> > >
> > > Chris,
> > >     You're right. I want to display generic data in a consistently
> > > printable form. The format that dump uses would be real
> > useful. Hta is
> > > useable but a little too tough to read for most things.
> > >
> > >                                     Marty
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Chris Nolan [mailto:chris.nolan@...]
> > > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 9:23 PM
> > > To: 'providex@...'
> > > Subject: RE: [Pvx] Printable string
> > >
> > >
> > > No, that gets rid of the printables completely.  A handy
> > > thing but Marty & I
> > > want to see the non-printables represented the $xx$ on the
> > > same line as the
> > > printables.
> > >
> > > Chris Nolan
> > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: Ken Sproul [mailto:ksproul@...]
> > > > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 21:23
> > > > To: 'providex@...'
> > > > Subject: RE: [Pvx] Printable string
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Was it the CVS(X$,16)?
> > > >
> > > > Ken Sproul
> > > > Softcare Computer Consulting Co. - Programmer/Analyst
> > > > ksproul@...
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: Chris Nolan [mailto:chris.nolan@...]
> > > > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 9:16 PM
> > > > To: 'providex@...'
> > > > Subject: RE: [Pvx] Printable string
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Good question, I'd like to know that too... I seem to
> > > > remember somebody
> > > > asking it a while back but don't recall the answer...
> > > >
> > > > Marty,
> > > >
> > > >   What I do is just HTA(X$) of the string but that gives
> > > > the hex of
> > > > the whole thing, not just the non-printable's.
> > > >
> > > > Chris Nolan
> > > >
> > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > From: Marty Becker [mailto:mab@...]
> > > > > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 21:16
> > > > > To: PVX Mail List (E-mail)
> > > > > Subject: [Pvx] Printable string
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Is there a way to easily convert a string to a printable
> > > > > version such as the
> > > > > display in the dump directive.
> > > > >         i.e. "abcde"+$000000$+sep+"xyz"
> > > > >
> > > > > Thanks in advance.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > *********************************************
> > > > > Marty Becker
> > > > > 215-226-2220 x107
> > > > > 215-226-2339 fax
> > > > > e-mail: marty@...
> > > > > *********************************************
> > > > >  <<Marty Becker.vcf>>

Marty's right - you ARE a sick puppy ...

Being also of unsound mind, I offer this critique:

596F752073686F756C64204E4F54206861766520706C616365642048756D616E207265616461626C650A626C616E6B206C696E6573206265747765656E20746865204153434949207265706573656E746174696F6E0A6F662074686520656C6567616E74204865782073796D626F6C732E0A0A2D203041277320776F756C642068617665206265656E206D6F726520617070726F70726961746521

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