Gunther Schadow scripsit:
> But I ask you to think why an
> Anglo-Americanocentric UTF is good while a UTF for all scripts based
> on Latin is so bad and politically incorrect to call for (BTW:
> wouldn't vietnamese be supported by ISO Latin-1 as well?).
No, indeed, and for the same reason that Latin-1 doesn't support
Lithuanian, Polish, Croatian, Maltese, Esperanto, or Hausa (all languages
written with the Latin script): it lacks the letters that those languages
Note that not even English is well supported by ASCII alone,
as evidenced by 'na\"ive' and 'co\"operate'.
-- John Cowan firstname.lastname@example.org e'osai ko sarji la lojban.
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