Re: The New Styles

Subject: Re: The New Styles
From: Randy Kramer (
Date: Wed Mar 14 2001 - 06:59:34 CST

I agree with Martin -- delete the extra line spacing, keep the other
style changes.

Randy Kramer

Martin Sevior wrote:
> On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, Sam TH wrote:
> >
> > This is a potentially serious problem. I agree with Jamie that the
> > line spacing changes are definitely a problem. However, in light of
> > this, I'm sort of ambivalent about the formatting changes. They
> > certainly look better, and if we had no installed base, I wouldn't
> > hesitate to support them. However, we do have plenty of people with
> > "legacy" AbiWord documents, and we have to be careful about what we do
> > that changes the behavior of those documents. So, what do people
> > think?
> >
> Like Jamie and 5 other Word users collaborating on a huge I don't put an
> extra space between paragraphs by default. I would rather have the extra
> control of pressing return twice.
> Also some of my old docs now look weird. So I would vote for no extra
> space for "Normal" mode. However we can keep the other nice formatting
> specifications. We just change the appropriate prop to "0"
> Cheers
> Martin

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