Re: Arid Canaanite Wasteland

From: Simon Montagu (
Date: Mon May 03 2004 - 17:33:57 CDT

Peter Kirk wrote:

> On 02/05/2004 05:27, wrote:
>> Quoting from the "jewfaq" page,
>> "The example of pointed text above uses Snuit's Web Hebrew AD font.
>> These Hebrew fonts map to ASCII 224-250, high ASCII characters which
>> are not normally available on the keyboard, but this is the mapping
>> that most Hebrew websites use. I'm not sure how you use those
>> characters on a Mac. In Windows, you can go to ..."
> Is this the same as ISO 8859-8 visual encoding?
Codepoint for codepoint, yes, but IIRC the "Web Hebrew" fonts only
worked on sites that were declared (or assumed by default) to be in
ISO-8859-1 encoding.

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