Originally Posted by cybmole
For a general solution he's probably right, but as I tweak only for my own reading on my own reader, I will continue to use the … - it appeals to my sense of minimal coding & looks Ok for me.
Fascinating discussion though - I do wonder what rules the old "HOT LEAD" typesetters followed...
I set 'Hot Type
' in High school.
I only remember setting Ligatures (those 'mats' had to be inserted by hand as there were no keys for those).