[PATCH] Add support for JEDEC/metric standards to KLocale::formatByteSize
mw_triad at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Jul 24 20:28:38 BST 2009
Michael Pyne wrote:
> On Thursday 23 July 2009 18:52:32 John Tapsell wrote:
>> For the spacing between the number and the unit, we currently use a
>> fullspace, whereas a thin space is considered typographically better.
>> The four main possibilities are:
>> 34 KiB <-- ordinary space
>> 34 KiB <-- THIN SPACE
>> 34 KiB <-- HAIR SPACE
>> 34KiB <-- nothing
> Sounds alright to me (although I'll note there was absolutely no noticable
> difference between thin and ordinary space until I looked in a monospaced
> font, where thin spaces completely break the "monospacing". I'm not sure if
> that's a huge concern though.
All three are identical in Terminus ;-). The above sounds like a bug
that should be reported to the author of the font in question.
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