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Re: m-dashes

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sat, 07 Feb 1998 14:45:55 -0500
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At 06:42 PM 07/02/98 GMT, Chris Croome wrote:
>On Fri, 06 Feb 1998 21:28:51 -0500 (EST), Foteos Macrides
>> Thus, the numeric character reference for
>>&mdash; is &#8212; or &#x2014;.
>&#8212; works in NN4 but results in a  in MSIE3 (W95)
>I don't have any other browsers installed at the moment --
>what do other people get in other browsers?

Under Win95:

Lynx 2.7.1 supports all of them
MSIE 4.01 supports &mdash; and &#8212; but not &#x2014;
Netscape 4.04 supports &#8212; but not &mdash; or &#x2014;
Netscape 3.04 and 2.02 support none of them, showing "?" in place of 
Netscape 1.22 and 1.0N, Opera 3.0, and HotJava 1.1 support none of them, 
showing a square in place of &#8212;
NCSA Mosaic 3.0 supports none of them, showing a square in place of 
&#8212; and a small thorn in place of &#x2014;
UdiWWW 1.2.000 supports none of them, showing a square in place of &#8212; 
and nothing in place of &#x2014;
Amaya 1.1beta supports none of them, showing nothing in place of &#8212;

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Liam Quinn
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