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Re: Bug report: multiple spaces >> gobbledegook

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2006 11:20:04 +0200
To: Robin Whittle <rw@firstpr.com.au>
Cc: Amaya Discussion List <www-amaya@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200610181120.04515.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Wednesday 18 October 2006 09:32, Robin Whittle wrote:
> With Amaya 9.52 October 18 2006, from the CVS about 7 hours ago, on
> Debian 3.1 Stable, I found a problem with the new "Keep multiple spaces"
> option.  The problem doesn't occur when this option is off. It is
> generally reproducible by editing:
>
>   http://astroneu.com
>
> On the bottom line, place the cursor just at the left of "This site . .
> ".  Press space.  All is well.  Move cursor to the left (I think this
> activates the space handling code) and strange things appear.  I see
> invalid characters at the right of "... website".
>
> In source view, there are a bunch of weird characters which I can't
> copy, since I am unable to make Edit > Copy work.
>
> The problem  happens most times, but not always.  It may take a few
> spaces to make it happen, or a few spaces and then some right cursor
> movement.  In one instance the source was:
>
>      ~~~ This site and my main website
>      &#x180;!&#x407cc39c;<a
>
> The amount of gobbledgook varies, but it always seems to be in this
> location, just before the "<a" .
>
>   - Robin

Oops, this is now fixed.

Thanks
     Irène.
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