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Re: tidy wont fit on 80 char screen (fwd)

From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2001 13:45:07 +0100 (GMT Daylight Time)
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
cc: jidanni@yahoo.com.tw, html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.10.10110151343020.-934111@hazel>
On Mon, 15 Oct 2001, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

> * Dan Jacobson wrote:
> >i know you dont answer email but your aug 00 tidy doesn't let one put a
> >space here.. therefore file wont fit on 80 char screen
> >
> >  <P>(This page is supposed to be at <A
> >   href=
> >  "http://www.geocities.com/jidanni/wwwoffle-jidanni.html">http://www.geocities.com/jidanni/wwwoffle-jidanni.html</A>)</P>
> >                                                           ^here
> 
> Tidy must not insert a space at that location, better live with it.

Actually, it works fine *provided* the <a> start tag is preceded by
whitespace or is at the beginning of a block level element such as
<p>. I use this technique all the time. I would recommend against
modifying Tidy to preclude this conditional wrap point.

Regards,

-- Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org> or <dave.raggett@openwave.com>
W3C Visiting Fellow, see http://www.w3.org/People/Raggett 
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