RE: Encoding Tamil SRI

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Fri Nov 07 2003 - 06:55:28 EST

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    At 14:58 +0000 2003-11-06, wrote:

    > > Tamil SHRI [sic] can't be represented correctly in Unicode yet. It
    >> will not be able to be correctly until U+0BB6 is encoded. It was
    >> accepted for ballot by WG2 and UTC but has to go through the process
    >> now.
    >Proposal for adding SHA at U+0BB6 can be seen at:
    >In the document, it is noted that the current practice for encoding
    >SHRI in Unicode is SA+VIRAMA+RA. Does this mean that existing
    >documents/data are incorrect or will become incorrect once SHA is
    >formally approved?

    I think that it should. SHA is being disunified from SA in this instance.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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