Re: ISO 15924 and Unicode (was: Re: Arid Canaanite Wasteland)

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Mon May 03 2004 - 07:00:39 CDT

At 22:01 -0700 2004-05-02, Doug Ewell wrote:

>Speaking of which, I'm still not happy with the silent change in the
>Unicode interpretation, introduced in version 4.0.1, of the 15924 code
>Old meaning: Hiragana AND Katakana; text contains characters from both
>New meaning: Hiragana OR Katakana; text contains specific modifier
>letters that could apply to either syllabary.

Is this an issue for the UTC or for the 15924/RA?

Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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