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Re: html / emacs / email / w3 / gnus: 0xa0 and 0x0a both used as newline
Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen
Re: html / emacs / email / w3 / gnus: 0xa0 and 0x0a both used as newlines
Thu, 30 Sep 2004 19:09:03 +0200
Gnus/5.110003 (No Gnus v0.3) Emacs/21.3.50 (gnu/linux)
Daniel Ortmann <address@hidden> writes:
> Many emails are now using 0xa0 as a newline character (at least as
> rendered by w3 under gnus and as sent by messages using "R" for Reply).
> Often the normal newline 0x0a occurs above and below the 0xa0 line.
That sounds odd. 0xa0 is non-breaking space, which doesn't have
anything to do with newlines.
However, it's not uncommon for message (especially HTML, for some
reason) to have non-breaking space in them. So of you respond to
such an article, they'll be quoted just like any other character.
(domestic pets only, the antidote for overdose, milk.)
address@hidden * Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen