>> Basically, when entering data in \lyricmode, U+0020 SPACE correctly >> breaks syllables, but U+3000 IDEOGRAPHIC SPACE (which is the >> default space on Japanese keyboard layouts) does not: the syllables >> separated with that character all wind up on one note. Shouldn't >> we break syllables on *any* Unicode whitespace character (except >> for the nonbreaking spaces, which I believe have different Unicode >> character properties)? > > \lyricmode does not mean "Paste arbitrary text here". > > LilyPond intentionally uses exclusively the ASCII character range > for syntactic purposes. Everything else can be part of identifiers > or words. That makes LilyPond documents robust against changes in > Unicode.
I second that. Additionally, it's trivial to search and replace all Unicode whitespace with ASCII whitespace in case this is what the user wants. Werner _______________________________________________ bug-lilypond mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-lilypond