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Re: Bug report: Source display of non-breaking space

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2006 11:43:13 +0200
To: Robin Whittle <rw@firstpr.com.au>
Cc: Amaya Discussion List <www-amaya@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200610251143.13309.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Friday 20 October 2006 09:07, Robin Whittle wrote:
> On Debian with the distributed binary of the latest version 9.52, I find
> that the view source frequently displays non-breaking spaces as "&nbsp"
> rather than the light blue tilde '~' it normally uses.

It displays &nbsp; when the encoding is set to ASCII.

> With multiple tabs I can have some tabs showing tilde and others
> "&nbsp;" - including when the program opens exactly the same file, once
> from the Web and once from a local filesystem copy.  I have never seen a
> tab change its state - it always seems to stick one way or the other.

Probably the document encoding changes.

>
> I haven't used the latest version under Windows much, but I have not
> seen this problem yet.
>
>   - Robin

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     Irène.
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