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Old 08-16-2013, 11:03 PM   #50
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Originally Posted by kovidgoyal View Post
@user_none: I'm assuming there's some reason you cant just use numeric entities?
Constancy and expectations mostly. Other characters are auto converted to entities (not just non-breaking spaces) and named entities are used for those. Also, people know what nbsp does while many people don't know what #160 is.
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