Re: Encoding Hindi

From: Michael \(michka\) Kaplan (
Date: Mon Nov 06 2000 - 16:14:35 EST

ISCII is not used on the web, mostly. However, some pages are in Unicode.
Refer to

for one example.


a new book on internationalization in VB at

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tom Emerson" <>
To: "Unicode List" <>
Sent: Monday, November 06, 2000 9:18 AM
Subject: Encoding Hindi

> Greetings all,
> I'm looking for some references (print or electronic) on how Hindi is
> encoded *in*reality* on the web right now. From the Hindi pages I've
> seen, it appears that there is general agreement on the font encoding
> and everyone writes their pages in CP-1252 or Latin-1 to that
> particular encoding. How does this work in reality? It would appear
> that ISCII isn't used on the web --- true?
> Thanks in advance.
> -tree
> --
> Tom Emerson Basis Technology
> Zenkaku Language Hacker
> "Beware the lollipop of mediocrity: lick it once and you suck forever"

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