From: Peter Lofting (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Dec 17 2002 - 15:26:20 EST
No strangeness: I was just taking it for granted that this resource
is well known and in this case off topic as the question was about
OpenType/AAT fonts for Tibetan, wheras the Tibetan Language Kit is a
Worldscript 8-bit implementation with no smarts in the fonts it uses
(The itl5 resource contains the state tables rather than the fonts).
At 3:08 PM -0500 12/17/02, Martin Heijdra wrote:
>Strangely Peter Lofting didn't say this, since he was one of its original
>developers, but there is also a (now) free Tibetan Language Kit for the Mac
>which forms stacking characters based upon single characters.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Alan Wood" <email@example.com>
>To: "Unicode Mailing List" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Sent: Tuesday, December 17, 2002 12:06 PM
>Subject: RE: Precomposed Tibetan
>> Jungshik Shin wrote:
>> > Is there any opentype/AAT font for Tibetan? Do Uniscribe, Pango,
>> > ATSUI, and Graphite support them if there are opentype Tibetan fonts?
>> > In addition to the principle of character encoding, the best practical
>> > counterargument would come from a demonstration that Unicode encoding
>> > model for Tibetan script does work in practice.
>> I don't know if it includes OpenType or AAT features, but XenoType has
>> announced a Tibetan Unicode Language Kit for Mac OS X 10.2:
>> This page also announces kits for Burmese, Cherokee, Inuktitut, Kannada,
>> Lao, Malayalam and Thai.
> > Alan Wood
> > http://www.alanwood.net (Unicode, special characters, pesticide names)
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