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bug#32758: 26.1 emacs-mac 7.2; forward-sentence in eww overshoots to par


From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: bug#32758: 26.1 emacs-mac 7.2; forward-sentence in eww overshoots to paragraph ending
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:16:53 +0300

> From: Van L <address@hidden>
> Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 22:17:01 +1000
> Cc: address@hidden
> 
> Can Emacs be smartish about sentence-end spacing? look at the periods and 
> spaces between sentences in a paragraph and interpret according to use which 
> is common in the wild wild web.

It would need some statistical analysis of the text and guesswork
based on that, but I don't see why that would be impossible.  Patches
welcome.

> If I do according to the suggestion won’t I miss out on double space endings 
> between sentences?

No, but you might "acquire" sentences where there are none, such as 3
of them in "J. R. Hacker".





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