[NTG-context] avoiding orphan punctuation signs

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com
Thu Jul 28 20:17:06 CEST 2016


> Pablo Rodriguez <mailto:oinos at gmx.es>
> 28. Juli 2016 um 20:14
> Dear list,
>
> in French, it seems to be a typographical convention to add a blank
> space after or before some punctuation signs.
>
> la France ?
> « guillemot »
> judicieux :
>
> Is there a general command that automatically adds the no-break space
> (~) where required?
\starttext

\startlines
la France?
«guillemot»
judicieux:
\stoplines

\setcharacterspacing[frenchpunctuation]

\startlines
la France?
«guillemot»
judicieux:
\stoplines

\stoptext

Wolfgang
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