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Re: auto-fill breaks line too early

From: Barry Margolin
Subject: Re: auto-fill breaks line too early
Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2012 08:25:47 -0400
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In article <>,
 Michael Heerdegen <> wrote:

> Hi,
> the doc of `fill-paragraph' reveals the mystery:
> | If `sentence-end-double-space' is non-nil, then period followed by one
> | space does not end a sentence, so don't break a line there.
> The default value is t. So, no, it's not a bug.  Customize
> `sentence-end-double-space' to nil to change the behavior.

And if you want to understand the rationale for this, see a very similar 
thread from 3-4 weeks ago.

Barry Margolin,
Arlington, MA
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