Re: Plane 14 Tag Deprecation Issue

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Fri Feb 14 2003 - 10:00:16 EST

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    At 13:38 +0000 2003-02-14, William Overington wrote:

    >Books in libraries are often classified with a code consisting of digits and
    >a full stop character. For example, the number 515.53 is on a label which
    >is still on the spine of a book which I bought in a sale of withdrawn books
    >from a library. So, if U+E0002 were used to introduce a tag for the library
    >book classification code, then a sequence starting with U+E0002 and using
    >some other tag characters could be used to classify the subject matter of
    >any document which is stored in computerized form.

    No, no, no, no, no. People should use XML or other forms of markup.
    You are headed into a dead end, William.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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