From: Michael Everson (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Dec 17 2002 - 19:23:42 EST
At 16:12 -0800 2002-12-17, Michael \(michka\) Kaplan wrote:
>Everyone here KNOWS this. What Ken was pointing out is that not only will it
>create such problems, but it will not solve the problem that they claim it
>will. It was an additional reason to say no, and one they might be forced to
>acknowledge since it refutes their claims.
Well, duh, I guess, MichKa. You know I was one of those who actively
encoded Tibetan in the first place and I did talk to the Tibetans
during the meetings. (It was rather pleasant doing so.)
What Ken said, maybe rhetorically, was to ask if Unicoders thought
that the "introduction of significant normalization problems into
Tibetan (for everyone) is a worthwhile tradeoff", and, since many
Unicoders were not at the meeting, I thought it best to comment.
-- Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * * http://www.evertype.com
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