From: John Cowan (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Nov 04 2002 - 12:06:58 EST
Doug Ewell scripsit:
> Plus, as Michael said, it's not that hard to write software that keeps
> track of matching U+0022's and converts them to U+201C and U+201D as
> appropriate (and likewise for single quotes).
AFAIK it's not matching that is used, but whether there's whitespace to the
left (initial form) or not (final form). Otherwise, apostrophes would screw
up single quotes.
-- John Cowan firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.reutershealth.com http://www.ccil.org/~cowan Humpty Dump Dublin squeaks through his norse Humpty Dump Dublin hath a horrible vorse But for all his kinks English / And his irismanx brogues Humpty Dump Dublin's grandada of all rogues. --Cousin James
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