There is a newsletter at http://tdil.mit.gov.in/news.htm, and the
more recent one
http://tdil.mit.gov.in/tdiljan2002.pdf ( This describes some font
standardization effort )
TDIL - Technology Development in Indian languages , a Ministry IT, GOI
More info at http://tdil.mit.gov.in
On Sat, 13 Jul 2002 16:12:26 -0700
Prabhat <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 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
> >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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