RE: slashed zero in HTML code listings?

Subject: RE: slashed zero in HTML code listings?
From: "William Gaffga" <WilG -at- GibbsCAM -dot- com>
To: "'Robert Lauriston'" <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 8 Jul 2009 16:49:46 -0700

Doesn't necessarily hit all your users but Consolas (one of the new standard
fonts with Vista and later) has a slashed zero as its zero. All the code
gets output in Consolas.

With a PDF it's great. For help ... well ... if they have it, cool. If not
.... well ... they didn't have it before, right? Right?


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