Re: Compatibility and Politics (was Re: Digraphs as Distinct Logical Units)

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Tue Aug 13 2002 - 11:46:53 EDT

At 17:43 -0700 2002-08-08, Kenneth Whistler wrote:

>I expect so, actually, given its usage. A similar (but not identical)
>BISMALLAH was requested early for the Thaana script, and I expect that
>the decision about that will eventually be revisited, as well.

I checked and it appears that the glyph used in the Thaana proposal,
while it differs from the style of the Pakistani proposal, is in fact
the three words in question.

Michael Everson *** Everson Typography ***

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