From: Michael Everson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Apr 25 2003 - 07:55:59 EDT
At 12:38 +0500 2003-04-25, N. R. Liwal wrote:
>Since I knew you are working in this area, also in our fonts we have
>used U+20AF for Afghani Sign. I knew many might not like our that
>liberty on this forum, but our need was so immediate, so we had to
>assign a code point and we did so.
You are right, you are NOT allowed to do that! You should use Private
Use Area code points for such assignments. As it happens, U+20AF is
DRACHMA SIGN, and that will cause your users problems, I fear. For
the Afghani we are recommending U+E0B4 for the time being, and hope
to propose this character as soon as possible.
-- Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * * http://www.evertype.com
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