From: John Cowan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Oct 31 2002 - 12:36:36 EST
> I've been told by a respected and experienced Hebrew
> font maker that it is IMPOSSIBLE to get all the Tiberian
> Hebrew marks on 1 font under the Unicode system.
I am no font designer, but certainly having dots appear in different
sizes/places depending on the base character is very straightforward
in all modern Unicode-loving font technologies.
> I attempted to re-use other Semitic dots first, only
> going into Euro, left-to-right blocks where it was
Fair enough, though combining marks have no inherent script or directionality.
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