Re: Questions about proposed characters

From: Curtis Clark (
Date: Sun May 30 1999 - 22:44:34 EDT

At 01:55 PM 5/30/99 -0700, Alain wrote:
> I believe that computers hsould
>adapt to people, not the reverse. But I am probably too much

I'd like to think that's why all of us are on this list. The tyranny of
ASCII is bad enough, but many years ago I actually did runoff word
processing on a CDC Cyber that used 6-bit characters, and needed a
combination of one- and two-byte codes *just to represent lower case*.

Curtis Clark
Biological Sciences Department Voice: (909) 869-4062
California State Polytechnic University FAX: (909) 869-4078
Pomona CA 91768-4032 USA

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