Bonnie Osborn Briggs
BBriggs at LATTE.MEMPHIS.EDU
Wed Jun 2 14:09:32 UTC 1999
It means that you can put additional hard-coded spaces between two
entities. HTML doesn't recognize the spacebar like word processors do.
So if you want three spaces between two items you have to insert the
The University of Memphis
Beverly Flanigan wrote:
> But what does _that_ mean?
> At 10:18 AM 6/1/99 -0500, you wrote:
> >" " is a character entity in HTML for a "nonbreaking space."
> >Elizabeth Gregory
> >>>> Dennis Baron <debaron at NTX1.CSO.UIUC.EDU> - 6/1/99 9:44 AM >>>
> >Can anyone tell me what the abbreviation   means in email? I've been
> >seeing it recently but I must have been absent the day it was covered in
> >Dennis Baron, Head debaron at uiuc.edu
> >Department of English phone: 217-333-2390
> >University of Illinois
> >608 S. Wright St. fax:217-333-4321
> >Urbana, Illinois 61801 http://www.english.uiuc.edu/baron
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