Re: Difference between EM QUAD and EM SPACE

From: John Cowan (
Date: Fri Jul 07 2000 - 19:45:08 EDT

On Fri, 7 Jul 2000, Patrick Andries wrote:

> Could someone explain to me what is the difference between an EM QUAD and an

They are canonically equivalent, so no Unicode-conformant process
should treat them differently in any way. EM SPACE is preferred.
Ditto with EN QUAD and EN SPACE.

John Cowan                         
C'est la` pourtant que se livre le sens du dire, de ce que, s'y conjuguant
le nyania qui bruit des sexes en compagnie, il supplee a ce qu'entre eux,
de rapport nyait pas.               -- Jacques Lacan, "L'Etourdit"

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