Re: New contribution

From: Dean Snyder (
Date: Tue May 04 2004 - 17:04:28 CDT

Michael Everson wrote at 11:07 AM on Monday, May 3, 2004:

>If you think that a Hebrew Gemara, with its baroque and
>wonderful typographic richness, can be represented in a Phoenician
>font, then you might as well give up using Unicode and go back to
>8859 font switching and font hacks for Indic.

If you think that a Roman funerary inscription, with its stately and
wonderful typographic formality, can be represented in a modern LED-
inspired font, then ...


Dean A. Snyder

Assistant Research Scholar
Manager, Digital Hammurabi Project
Computer Science Department
Whiting School of Engineering
218C New Engineering Building
3400 North Charles Street
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland, USA 21218

office: 410 516-6850
cell: 717 817-4897

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