From: Peter Kirk (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Apr 05 2004 - 16:35:43 EDT
On 05/04/2004 10:14, Mike Ayers wrote:
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
> > Behalf Of Philippe Verdy
> > Sent: Sunday, April 04, 2004 7:56 AM
> > Yes but NBSP cannot be used in most books or in some legal
> > accounting documents,
> > due to its too large minimum width which allows a digit to be
> > inserted. In
> > France, for some legal documents, grouping digits can be done
> > with a space, but
> > the width of that space must be thin enough to not allow inserting any
> > additional digit in the middle. This is important for bank
> > checks and money
> > orders for example, and as well this thin space must not be breakable.
> The implication here is that plain text Unicode would be used
> for legal documents. Given that my lawyer would send me emails in
> highly marked up format, I find this very difficult to grasp. Is
> there any evidence that plain text is even being considered for use in
> legal documents?
Evidence attached - one of many such legal texts on my computer, nearly
all plain text only.
-- Peter Kirk firstname.lastname@example.org (personal) email@example.com (work) http://www.qaya.org/
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