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Re: Wiki summary of q element default styling issues

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2016 15:01:01 -0400
To: Kent Karlsson <kent.karlsson14@telia.com>
Cc: ishida@w3.org, www International <www-international@w3.org>, W3C Digital Publishing IG <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20160421190100.GH23348@mercury.ccil.org>
Kent Karlsson scripsit:

> Really? What says that one of the full stops should not be displayed?
> (Goes for all of your examples.)

That's normal, at least in Western-style typography.  If a sentence ends
with a quoted sentence, one of the two periods is dropped (which one it
is depends on language-specific conventions).

John Cowan          http://www.ccil.org/~cowan        cowan@ccil.org
Mr. Henry James writes fiction as if it were a painful duty.  --Oscar Wilde
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