From: Doug Ewell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sun Nov 21 2004 - 11:50:39 CST
Peter Kirk <peterkirk at qaya dot org> wrote:
> Please don't use SIL Ezra for such purposes, which is a legacy encoded
> and visually ordered Hebrew font, and is not rendered correctly in
> IE6. Instead, please use Ezra SIL, which is basically the same
> outlines but properly Unicode encoded. The URL given is for Ezra SIL,
> and it is a free download.
This makes things a little clearer: Philippe's bad advice to mix
encodings was based on bad information, that doing so would be
The best advice for Elaine's situation becomes simpler. To maximize the
likelihood that readers will see the right glyphs, add a "font-family"
style line that lists a variety of available fonts, in decreasing order
of coverage and attractiveness.
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