Re: Directionality as mere formatting

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Wed Nov 05 1997 - 13:05:41 EST

Ar 11:01 -0500 1997-11-05, scríobh <>:

>5. Michael Everson's comments on Egyptian standard conventions for coding
>glyph mirroring are of course relevant. (As an aside, I am strongly in favor
>of international standards adopting something structurally isomorphic to the
>current Egyptological conventions, though probably not using exactly the same
>ASCII codes with formatting meanings, since in larger code space that is not
>necessary.) Can Mr. Everson explain slightly more?

No, he cannot. Please wait until the WG2 papers are available.

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