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Re: Disputes between developers - content, draft #4

On Wed, Nov 06, 2002 at 12:00:47AM -0500, Duncan Findlay wrote:
> 2) It is now widely accepted that you should only use one space
> between sentences. Although many sources say that either one or two is
> fine, most recommend only one space. The Modern Language Association's
> FAQ <URL:http://www.mla.org> covers this issue.

Well, these guys can't even keep their site up.

--23:25:34--  http://www.mla.org/
           => `index.html'
Resolving www.mla.org... done.
Connecting to www.mla.org[]:80... failed: Connection refused.

The rule you cite only applies to proportionally-spaced typography.

G. Branden Robinson                |       The software said it required
Debian GNU/Linux                   |       Windows 3.1 or better, so I
branden@debian.org                 |       installed Linux.
http://people.debian.org/~branden/ |

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