Re: ITA Characters

From: Steven Brent (
Date: Sat Apr 15 2000 - 19:12:16 EDT

John Cowan wrote:

>Whether the ones that look like Latin caps should be unified with
>Latin caps. ita is a caseless alphabet, so it is possible that
>it should be allocated entirely in its own block.

ITA is caseless but does allow for the equivalent of capitalization where
used in standard English orthography by increasing font size.

Should that be handled by the character set (ie. have distinct code points
for these majuscules) or by the application (eg. HTML <font size=n>)?

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