Re: Folding algorithm and canonical equivalence

From: Asmus Freytag (
Date: Sun Jul 18 2004 - 16:18:01 CDT

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    At 05:28 AM 7/18/2004, Peter Kirk wrote:
    >I can see that there might be cases when the Hebrew folding should be
    >invoked without other scripts being affected. But I think that anyone
    >applying a general accent or diacritic folding would expect this to
    >include all Hebrew (and Arabic, Syriac etc) combining marks.

    A software package might put together a number of foldings under convenient
    labels. We might even suggest such a combination. But the definition in the
    datafiles should be atomic.


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