[NTG-context] Does a "half-space" or small space exist in ConTeXt?

Robert Blackstone blackstone.robert at gmail.com
Sun Mar 8 13:55:04 CET 2015

On 8 Mar 2015, at 13:04 , Wolfgang Schuster <schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com> wrote

>> 12:24 schrieb Robert Blackstone <blackstone.robert at gmail.com>:
>> Hi all,
>> I would like to use something like a "half-space" or small space in a situation where neither no space, nor a normal space is ideal.
> You can use \thinspace or \, which is the short form of \thinspace.
> BTW. The context version of \medskip is \blank[medium].

Thanks Wolfgang.

“\thinspace” works perfectly for my purpose.

Oddly enough, \, gives no comma and a normal space, \. gives no period and no space with mkiv, and a superscript period with mkii.
Could these forms for \thinspace perhaps be obsolete? 

Best regards, 
Robert Blackstone

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