Re: Questions on ZWNBS - for line initial holam plus alef

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Fri Aug 08 2003 - 19:24:13 EDT

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    At 01:11 +0200 2003-08-09, Philippe Verdy wrote:

    >I just picked "SYMBOL" to just match the required property that would match
    >other spacing variants of diacritics. The "ZERO WIDTH" is probably
    >confusive, but it just marks the fact that it has no associated
    >glyph and a null *minimum* width (which expands to the largest
    >diacritic(s) with which it is combined).

    The Name Police reject this utterly. ZERO WIDTH cannot have an
    expanding dynamic width.
    This pseudo-character will not be encoded. Time to drop the thread.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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