Name:ECHR[View in context] Type:Macro Category:Text Summary:Macro definition for characters in the extended token table Deep dive:Extended text tokens
The following macro is used when building the extended token table:
ECHR 'x' Insert ASCII character "x"
To include an apostrophe, use a backtick character, as in ECHR '`'.
See the deep dive on "Printing extended text tokens" for details on how
characters are stored in the extended token table.
Arguments:'x'The character to insert into the table
MACRO ECHR x IF x = '`' EQUB 39 EOR VE ELSE EQUB x EOR VE ENDIFENDMACRO