RE: The pointless thread continues

From: Apurva Joshi (
Date: Fri Jul 05 2002 - 17:46:30 EDT

For some of the scripts listed below, Unicode encoded fonts ship with
Windows and Office. They are:

Script Font Available with
Gujarati Shruti Windows XP, Office XP
Gurmukhi Raavi "
Kannada Tunga "
Telugu Gautami Windows XP, Office XP
Thaana MV Boli Windows XP

The others are being explored to be included in a future release of

Paul Nelson added that some Maldivian web sites also provide fonts for
Thanks, -apurva

-----Original Message-----
From: Marco Cimarosti []
Sent: Friday, July 05, 2002 7:58 AM
To: 'Michael Everson';
Subject: RE: The pointless thread continues


For several scripts in modern usage, there are practically no workable
Unicode fonts in existence: Bengali, Gujarati, Gurmukhi, Kannada, Khmer,
Lao, Malayalam, Mongolian, Myanmar, Oriya, Sinhala, Telugu, Thaana,
Tibetan. Please contradict me, I'll be happy to be wrong!


_ Marco

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