illegal character

illegal character

[i′lē·gəl ′kar·ik·tər]
(computer science)
A character or combination of bits that is not accepted as a valid representation by a computer or by a specific routine; commonly detected and used as an indication of a machine malfunction.
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Satybaldiev added the attempt to seize the administrative building in Osh by MP Keldibekov's supporters bears illegal character.
Reliable figures on the number of victims are hard to gather due to the illegal character of the trade and to diverging statistical methods.
Even trusted distributors and reputed magazines are involved, not being aware of the illegal character of the introduction of the new LN125 / LS125 scooter models.
Given the deplorable human rights situation in the camps, and the illegal character of these camps under the international humanitarian law, the fear of retaliation expressed by Mr.
The Americans penetrated Iraq without UN backing and the detention of Saddam is irregular because of the illegal character of the war,' Ludot said.
The CCDH, which received a letter from Mostafa Salma Sidi Mouloud in which he expressed fear of "possible retaliation by the leadership of the Polisario Front," underlined that "given the deplorable state of human rights in the Tindouf camps, or even the illegal character of these camps under the international humanitarian law, the fear of retaliation expressed by Mr.
Fixed issue where a split screen guest could not close error message after entering clan tag with illegal characters