Re: Wish List for New Spec

Abigail (abigail@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl)
Thu, 28 Dec 1995 06:27:43 +0100 (MET)


From: Abigail <abigail@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl>
Message-Id: <199512280527.GAA02318@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl>
Subject: Re: Wish List for New Spec
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Thu, 28 Dec 1995 06:27:43 +0100 (MET)
In-Reply-To: <v01530504ad07d810141b@[166.84.250.21]> from "David Mandl" at Dec 28, 95 00:19:32 am

You, David Mandl wrote:
++ 
++ Me, I still can't believe there's no support for a real dash ("em dash") in
++ HTML.  How can this be?
++ 

Quoting the 28/3/95 HTML 3.0 draft, section Special Characters,
subsection Hyphen:

   The character entities &endash; and &emdash; denote dash marks with
   the same widths as the &ensp; and &emsp; entities respectively.


Abigail