Changes between Version 6 and Version 7 of CompositionAsDot


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Mar 1, 2006 1:56:28 PM (9 years ago)
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malcolm.wallace@…
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  • CompositionAsDot

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    2424== Cons ==
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    26  * We lose . as composition. Mostly this doesn't matter as $ is probably more common in reality anyway. Perhaps use
     26 * We lose . as composition. Mostly this doesn't matter as $ is probably more common in reality anyway (a highly controversial view, unsupported by evidence!). Perhaps use
    2727   {{{`o`}}} as infix composition instead if it is really important.  Note that {{{`o`}}} is three characters - it
    2828   would be nicer to use plain {{{o}}} infix, but that would require another special lexical rule.  Others alternatives
    29    for composition include [wiki:Unicode] symbols such as centred-dot ˙, a bullet point, an unfilled bullet point, the
    30    degree sign °, the masculine ordinal indicator °, stroked circle ø, and so on.  All of these resemble the mathematical
     29   for composition include [wiki:Unicode] symbols such as centred-dot ·, a bullet point •, an unfilled bullet point, the
     30   degree sign °, the masculine ordinal indicator º, stroked circle ø, and so on.  All of these resemble the mathematical
    3131   symbol, and some of them are available in the Latin-1 subset.
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