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(In reply to Heiko Tietze from comment #9)
> (In reply to V Stuart Foote from comment #5)
> > Meaning, IIUC the word boundary is as provided by ICS lib.
> So NAB/NOB?
> Protected space as well as non-breaking spaces or any other special space
> are formatting aids, they don't separate one word from the other. Like
> sticking units to the number. What I mean, I don't see the scenario where
> protected space is used and word selection is expected as requested.
'non-breaking spaces or any other special space […] don't separate one word
from the other'. True.
But, try this again: Put cursor between f and g, hit ~w: the 4 dashes are
selected, but 'efgh' (which was targeted) is NOT! NAB, really?