Re: Hexadecimal character entry (ISO 14755)

From: John Cowan (
Date: Tue Jun 08 1999 - 10:19:16 EDT

Markus Kuhn wrote:

> The ASCII digits 0-9 *are* globally known, thanks to a product of Earth
> civilization commonly referred to as the "telephone".

Do you specifically know that the Arabic-Indic digits are not used
on telephone dials in Arabic-script-using countries? Anyhow, the
point is to type Unicode characters on computer keyboards, not
telephone keypads.

John Cowan
	You tollerday donsk?  N.  You tolkatiff scowegian?  Nn.
	You spigotty anglease?  Nnn.  You phonio saxo?  Nnnn.
		Clear all so!  'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)

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