RE: Irish dotless I

From: Peter Constable (
Date: Tue Mar 16 2004 - 16:26:15 EST

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    > As soon as someone commissions a Gaelic font from me which needs
    > dotted lower-case i for Turkish or Azeri, I shall let you know.

    Keep in mind that OpenType allows fonts to have language-specific
    behaviours. You could create a font in which the glyph for 0069 is
    dotless for Gaelic, and dotted otherwise.

    (And some day, hopefully soon, we'll see apps that can support such
    functionality in fonts.)

    Peter Constable
    Globalization Infrastructure and Font Technologies
    Microsoft Windows Division

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