[whatwg] Google Feedback on the HTML5 media a11y specifications
glenn at zewt.org
Tue Feb 15 14:16:27 PST 2011
On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 11:26 AM, Philip Jägenstedt <philipj at opera.com> wrote:
>> Related to line breaking, should there be an escape? Inserting
>> nbsp literally into files is somewhat annoying for authoring, since
>> they're indistinguishable from regular spaces.
> I would kind of prefer not going down that path, otherwise we should also
> add and escapes for all kinds of things that are hard to type. I
> naively hope that editors that don't suck at Unicode will spring into
I'm not sure the editors can be blamed, but it's also not the only
case; for example, pasting a caption into an email to an editor, or a
version control diff email, and so on. Because of these sorts of
cases, I'd continue to use in HTML and not the Unicode
character even if editors handled it better.
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