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Note: be careful with e.g. " ", as non-breaking space is not supported
by all browsers. Also discouraged is the use of the soft hyphen.
And a note re X-Windows: most fonts claiming to be "ISO- 8859-1" in X11R5 are actually 7-bit fonts. The implied lie is very unfortunate.