[Haskell-cafe] bug in Prelude.words?

Nick Bowler nbowler at elliptictech.com
Mon Mar 28 18:59:03 CEST 2011

On 2011-03-28 16:20 +0000, malcolm.wallace wrote:
> But what about the author?  Surely there is no reason to use a
> non-breaking space unless they intend it to mean that the characters
> before and after it belong to the same logical unit-of-comprehension?

The "non-breaking" part of non-breaking space refers to breaking text
into lines.  In other words, if two words are separated by a
non-breaking space, then a line break will not be put between those
words.  A non-breaking space does *not* make two words into one word.

Nick Bowler, Elliptic Technologies (http://www.elliptictech.com/)

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