0777 is 512, not 522. (A typo.)
authorNicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org>
Sat, 17 Nov 2007 18:57:51 +0000 (18:57 +0000)
committerNicholas Clark <nick@ccl4.org>
Sat, 17 Nov 2007 18:57:51 +0000 (18:57 +0000)
p4raw-id: //depot/perl@32376

pod/perlrebackslash.pod

index e1fdebb..d8cfb6a 100644 (file)
@@ -176,7 +176,7 @@ Mnemonic: I<N>amed character.
 
 Octal escapes consist of a backslash followed by two or three octal digits
 matching the code point of the character you want to use. This allows for
-522 characters (C<\00> up to C<\777>) that can be expressed this way.
+512 characters (C<\00> up to C<\777>) that can be expressed this way.
 Enough in pre-Unicode days, but most Unicode characters cannot be escaped
 this way.