RE: Phoenician

From: Peter Constable (
Date: Fri May 07 2004 - 16:44:53 CDT

> > This could be solved by making Phoenician and Hebrew
> > base characters equivalent
> > at the first level of collation.
> Could this be translated and expanded into Basic
> Not-so-Geeky English???---Elaine

The Phoenician and Hebrew base characters would have the same sort
weights, and since many searching algorithms use these weights to
determine equality, corresponding characters would match.

Peter Constable
Globalization Infrastructure and Font Technologies
Microsoft Windows Division

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