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Re: Fullwidth parens for rp ?

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2012 17:57:05 +0900
Message-ID: <4F3CC4E1.1090706@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
CC: "CJK discussion (public-i18n-cjk@w3.org)" <public-i18n-cjk@w3.org>
I personally always use " (" and ") " (i.e. half-width spaces with 
half-width parentheses), but I think I'm really an exception. Using the 
full width parentheses in the examples is better.

Regards,   Martin.

On 2012/02/15 21:35, Richard Ishida wrote:
> At http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/the-rp-element.html we see the following
> example of markup for ruby, including fallback parentheses:
>
>
> <ruby>漢<rp> (</rp><rt>かん</rt><rp>) </rp>字<rp> (</rp><rt>じ</rt><rp>)
> </rp></ruby>
>
> This example uses
>
> ‎0020 SPACE
> ( ‎0028 LEFT PARENTHESIS
>
> Assuming that that is the kind of parenthesis that the user wants to use
> (rather than say a square corner, for example) should it actually just use
>
> ( ‎FF08 FULLWIDTH LEFT PARENTHESIS
>
> Same idea for the right paren. ie.
>
> <ruby>漢<rp>(</rp><rt>かん</rt><rp>)</rp>字<rp>(</rp><rt>じ</rt>
> <rp>)</rp></ruby>
>
>
> Or should it be U+0028 without the space?
>
> RI
>
>
>
>
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