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Re: quote marks [was: Status of i18n patches]


Per Bothner <per@bothner.com> writes:

| Paul Koning wrote:
| > Quotes are language-dependent.  201c/201d may be right for English,
| > but not for Dutch (which uses ,, for open quote) nor French (which
| > quotes with << and >>), to mention just a few examples.
| 
| -which may be an argument for single-quotes, rather than double-quotes.

just nit-picking: ' is apostrophe in French used for elision as in 
"l'Atlantique".

But in general I agree with: we should change `%s' to '%s' -- I think
I was already doing similar thing in new diagnostics.

-- Gaby


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