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Re: [Nano-devel] the default whitespace indicators

From: Mike Frysinger
Subject: Re: [Nano-devel] the default whitespace indicators
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2014 22:58:36 -0400
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On Tue 18 Mar 2014 00:07:15 Jordi Mallach wrote:
> El dg 16 de 03 de 2014 a les 14:22 +0100, Benno Schulenberg va escriure:
> > +       if (using_utf8()) {
> > +           whitespace = mallocstrcpy(NULL, "»·");
> Can I suggest not using middle dot, which is a valid character in
> Catalan? Maybe a bullet, •,U+2022.

sorry, but what do you mean "in Catalan" ?  there isn't a "Catalan character 
set" that i'm aware of.  maybe you mean ISO-8859-1 ?

at any rate, imo, the only charsets that matter at all when it comes to 
defaults are ASCII and UTF-8.  sane defaults there covers 99% of the world and 
if you want to use a legacy codeset in the <1%, then you can tweak the 

i agree with Benno -- the reason i like · is because it's small enough to be 
unobtrusive, but big enough to be noticeable.  and it's centered nicely.

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