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Status: Duplicate
Merged: issue 454108
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Closed: Feb 2015
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OS: Android
Pri: 2
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&nbsp rendered as center dot "・" in some localization

Reported by, Jan 26 2015

Issue description

Device name: Motorola Moto-G

From "Settings > About Chrome"
Application version: Chrome 40.0.2214.89
OS: Android 4.4.4; XT1033 Build/KXB21.14-L1.40

URLs (if applicable):
<!doctype html>
<html xmlns="" xml:lang="ja" lang="ja">
<head><title>Test &nbsp;</title></head>

Behavior in Android Browser (if applicable):
In the latest firefox, the nbsp is being rendered as normal space.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Create a test page with the above html snippet
2. Open the test page with the latest Chrome for Android

Expected result:
nbsp should be rendered like normal space (i.e. invisible).
It should display:

This is a non-breaking space.

Actual result:
The nbsp are being rendered as a "・".
This is being displayed instead:



Comment 1 by, Jan 26 2015

A side note: the standard WebView (tested using a third-party Lightning Browser) is not affected by this bug.

Comment 2 Deleted

Comment 3 by, Feb 3 2015

Labels: Cr-Blink-Fonts

Comment 4 by, Feb 9 2015

Mergedinto: 454108
Status: Duplicate

Comment 5 by Deleted ...@, Jul 10 2015


I have the same problem as well.
&nbsp; shows dot instead of space.

Actually I've just seen at chrome.
please help.


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