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Re: [css4-text] 'text-autospace' and French guillemets

From: Daniel Glazman <danielglazman@easyconnect.fr>
Date: Mon, 09 Aug 2004 17:54:55 +0200
Message-ID: <41179E4F.9010809@easyconnect.fr>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Daniel Glazman wrote:

> I think it's supposed to be a "demi-cadratin", I'll check tonight in my 
> books
> (I don't have them here with me) and will let you know.

I confirm that the space between text and french quotation marks should be
"1/2 cadratin" wide, that being precisely 0.5em.

Source: Lexique des Règles Typographiques en usage à l'Imprimerie Nationale
         ISBN : 2743304820
         "Ponctuation" pages 145-149
         "Citations"   pages 48-53
         "Cadratin"    page  37
         "Corps"       page  57

Hope that helps ;-)

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