Re: Unicode Devanagari Font in Mozilla]

From: Prabhat (
Date: Sat Jul 13 2002 - 19:12:26 EDT

James Kass wrote:

>Prabhat Hedge wrote,
>>* Indic scripts do not have any standard (as in published/registered/
>> recognized) font encoding that i know of.
>ISCII is the standard for Indic scripts.

ISCII is not a font-encoding, ISFOC is but its neither published nor

>>* Indian language web-sites use mis-use charset tag "x-user-defined".
>So do some non-Indian language web sites.

But most of them do not need CTL (Complex Text Layout) support as is
essential for Indian scripts.
Which means that either a glyph-set or font-encoding standard is
required or that all platforms that
need this support need to have OT/Intelligent font support.

with regards,

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