Changing the Style of Words in Field And Quotation Marks?

Michael Kann mikekann at yahoo.com
Tue May 4 10:08:07 EDT 2010


Peter,

That's a clever solution, thanks.

Mike

--- On Tue, 5/4/10, Peter Brigham MD <pmbrig at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Peter Brigham MD <pmbrig at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: Changing the Style of Words in Field And Quotation Marks?
> To: "How to use Revolution" <use-revolution at lists.runrev.com>
> Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2010, 9:02 AM
> You can accomplish this by using a
> non-breaking space (Mac = option-space, chartonum(202)).
> 
> -- Peter
> 
> Peter M. Brigham
> pmbrig at gmail.com
> http://home.comcast.net/~pmbrig
> 
> 
> On May 4, 2010, at 9:43 AM, Michael Kann wrote:
> 
> > Peter,
> > 
> > The current quoted-text convention might be useful if
> the developer is the one putting in the quotes. You use
> quotes instead of underscores. If you wanted a paragraph of
> musician names you add Madonna, Prince, "Bruce Springsteen"
> and Willie -- word 3 now refers to the Boss.
> > 
> > If you are munging other people's text then it becomes
> inconvenient.
> > 
> > Mike
> > 
> > --- On Tue, 5/4/10, Peter Brigham MD <pmbrig at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > 
> >> From: Peter Brigham MD <pmbrig at gmail.com>
> >> Subject: Re: Changing the Style of Words in Field
> And Quotation Marks?
> >> To: "How to use Revolution" <use-revolution at lists.runrev.com>
> >> Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2010, 7:51 AM
> >> Re: quoted text is treated as one
> >> word,
> >> 
> >> On May 3, 2010, at 7:26 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> >> 
> >>> Michael wrote:
> >>>> Hi: I'm inclined to disagree. I would vote
> to keep
> >> the current behavior.  m
> >>> 
> >>> I could easily have overlooked some simple
> reason to
> >> retain it. How do you use it, generally?
> >> 
> >> I'd like to know too, before adding a QC report.
> What is
> >> the advantage that you see, apart from the nearly
> extinct HC
> >> legacy issue?
> >> 
> >> -- Peter
> >> 
> >> Peter M. Brigham
> >> pmbrig at gmail.com
> >> http://home.comcast.net/~pmbrig
> >> 
> >> 
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