Re: Documents needed for proposal

From: John Cowan (
Date: Fri Jul 04 2003 - 16:03:40 EDT

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    Andrew C. West scripsit:
    > On Thu, 3 Jul 2003 08:59:19 -0700, Rick McGowan wrote:
    > > That is section 2.2 of the WG2 Principles and Procedures document. It is
    > > available on-line. Go here:
    > >
    > >
    > >
    > I'm familiar with this document (n2352r), and it does indeed list the Character
    > Categories. But unless it's very well hidden, it does not provide (or even
    > summarize) the Character Naming Guidelines, which a proposer must be familiar
    > with in order to make an honest proposal.

    A rough summary thereof (entirely unofficial) can be found at .
    To which I should add that although digits are allowed, they
    should be avoided; they are primarily used to differentiate
    between close variants of characters were names would be
    too verbose.

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