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Re: shouldn't `delete-blank-lines' treat form-feed as whitespace?

From: Jonathan Yavner
Subject: Re: shouldn't `delete-blank-lines' treat form-feed as whitespace?
Date: Sat, 6 Mar 2010 17:34:27 -0500
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>> Btw, as long as we are on this subject: `delete-blank-lines' should
>> also support Unicode characters whose meaning is whitespace.  Right
>> now, it's strictly ASCII.
> Does e.g. NBSP (#xa0) have whitespace meaning wrt
> `delete-blank-lines'?


No.  NBSP is not a line-breaking character, so delete-blank-lines should 
not delete it.  However, U+2009 (THIN SPACE) is considered to be a 
"breaking space" and thus arguably should be deleted.

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