Re: [OpenType] Proposal: Ligatures w/ ZWJ in OpenType

From: John H. Jenkins (
Date: Sat Jul 20 2002 - 12:00:12 EDT

On Friday, July 19, 2002, at 07:48 PM, Asmus Freytag wrote:

> Since (up to now) most desktop applications had no way of producing
> ligatures (they are not in the popular code pages) the problem did not
> pose itself. OpenType is changing that.

Obligatory rant: It isn't just OpenType. Now that AAT support is showing
up at the UI level on the Mac, people are getting dialogs, menus, and all
their typed text forming ligatures automatically.

John H. Jenkins

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