Re: News of AFII: international standard registry of glyp...

From: John Jenkins (
Date: Tue Dec 22 1998 - 12:18:03 EST

On Tuesday, December 22, 1998 5:35:13 AM, Werner LEMBERG wrote:

>The overlapping of the Private Use Area and the Corporate Use Subarea
>is only a concern if you want to do a 1-to-1 Unicode->Glyph mapping
>(e.g. for unknown glyphs or glyphs which can't be handled by your
>rendering system) -- of course, it's a shame that even recent software
>written by Apple, Adobe, or Microsoft still rely on the 1-to-1
>Unicode->Glyph model...

Huh? What recent software written by Apple relies on the 1-1 Unicode->Glyph
model? Our Unicode imaging system in Mac OS 8.5 (ATSUI) certainly doesn't.

John H. Jenkins

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