[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: svn commit: r1230127 - /subversion/site/publish/mailing-lists.html

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_btopenworld.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2012 16:52:37 +0000 (GMT)

Daniel Shahaf wrote:

>> Log:
>> * mailing-lists.html: use a non-breaking hyphen
>>
>>   <p>To subscribe to the lists above, simply send email
>> -  to <em>LISTNAME</em>-subscribe_at_subversion.apache.org
>> +  <! -- U+2011 NON-BREAKING HYPHEN.  TODO: used a named entity. -->
>> +  to <em>LISTNAME</em>‑subscribe_at_subversion.apache.org
>
> Okay -- that seems to work, but it breaks searching the page for
> "LISTNAME-".

Worse, it breaks copy-and-paste from screen to MUA, in an almost impossible-to-figure-out way.  Eugh.

> Does anyone know a better way to do this?

From <http://www.toxicdrums.com/html-stop-line-break.html>:

Style:
  .my-nowrap {white-space: nowrap;}

Then, HTML:
  <span class="my-nowrap"><em>LISTNAME</em>-...</span>

- Julian
Received on 2012-01-11 17:53:14 CET

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Dev mailing list.