Re: Character identities

From: Stefan Persson (alsjebegrijptwatikbedoel@yahoo.se)
Date: Thu Oct 24 2002 - 15:12:32 EDT

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    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "John Hudson" <tiro@tiro.com>
    To: "Otto Stolz" <Otto.Stolz@uni-konstanz.de>
    Cc: <unicode@unicode.org>; <deutsch@google.com>
    Sent: den 24 oktober 2002 18:46
    Subject: Re: Character identities

    > To be accurate, it works for display of English but not for German. The
    > British convention for using the long-s can be handled contextually,
    > because it does not need to consider whether the letter is occuring at the
    > beginning or end of a syllable.

    What is the correct rule for "ſ" and "s" in Engliſh? Is "s" only uſed at the
    end of words, or is it uſed anywhere elſe too?

    Stefan

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