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Re: simulating <br>

From: Vincent Lefevre <vincent+www@vinc17.org>
Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2000 15:11:01 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20001025151101.B7965@vin.ens-lyon.fr>
On Wed, Oct 25, 2000 at 12:29:29 -0000, Matthew Brealey wrote:
> // Comment\n
> // Comment\n
> \n
> \n
> \n
> Code here
> 
> You're not seriously telling me that all line breaks, as in that 
> example, should be collapsed to nothing?

These are not line breaks, but *new line* characters.
According to the C standard:

       \n (new  line)  Moves  the  active  position  to the initial
          position of the next line.

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