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  • Ticket #17217, comment 1

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    11I'd be nice to check the typographical conventions of the 8 countries involved in this patch, just to be sure that NBSP is the proper character — there are other variants of SP. 
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    3 That said, I can't imagine a reason why a SP would be better than a NBSP as thousand separator. The only difference is that the latter prevents line wrapping, and line wrapping in the middle of a number can't be correct. 
     3That said, I can't imagine a reason why a SP would be better than a NBSP as thousand separator. The only difference is that the latter prevents line wrapping, and line wrapping in the middle of a number can't be correct. So, even if NBSP isn't the sanctioned character, I'd still be better than SP. 
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    55If we wanted to follow this logic entirely, we should also patch `docs/topics/i18n/formatting.txt`.