Is there a difference between converting a string of ASCII digits to an integer versus a string of non-ASCII digits to an integer?

Doug Ewell doug at
Wed Dec 23 18:16:44 CST 2020

>> I thought a policy was going to be documented (2012 or
>> slightly later) that decimal digits are stored most significant
>> digit first, but that doesn't seem to have happened.
> It happened for N’Ko anyway:

Ohh, you mean a formal policy of the kind found on .
No, there doesn’t appear to be such a policy, although there also
don’t appear to be any sets of decimal digits that deviate from it.

Doug Ewell, CC, ALB | Thornton, CO, US |

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