RE: Suggestions in Unicode Indic FAQ

From: Kent Karlsson (
Date: Thu Jan 30 2003 - 12:46:01 EST

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    > > I don't know where you find support for that position in that text.
    > > Can you please quote? There are no "invalid base consonants" for
    > > any dependent vowel (for Indic scripts; similarly for any
    > > other script).
    > Actually, there is a mention of displaying combining marks on dotted
    > circles:

    I know. But there is no mention (that I have found) of "invalid base
    characters" or any recommendation for using dotted circles especially
    for Indic scripts.

    > I add that this is a good way of displaying a combining mark that has no
    > base character, i.e. one occurring at the begin of a line or paragraph.

    No, those should be displayed *as if* preceded by a SPACE (TUS 3.0 page 121).

            /Kent K

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