From: Antoine Leca (Antoine10646@leca-marti.org)
Date: Fri Apr 02 2004 - 07:06:02 EST
Arcane Jill wrote:
> There were sixteen block-graphics characters, remember?
> They each were subdivided into four quadrants, each of
> which could be either black or white, according to the
> low order four bits of the codepoint. The all-white
> block-graphics character was visually indistinguishable
> from space, but was NOT space.
This reminds me of a similar character in codepage 437. Was encoded as 255.
Similar uses. I believe it has been unified with U+00A0.
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