Re: E0000 Language Tags for Archaic Greek Alphabets

From: Patrick Andries (
Date: Mon Feb 28 2005 - 20:04:29 CST

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    >But I want to go even a little further, in order to implement *all* the
    >possible variations of archaic Greek scripts in one smart font. I want to define
    > OLD_CRETAN_DORIC_LTR (left to right)
    > OLD_CRETAN_DORIC_RTL (right to left)
    > OLD_CRETAN_DORIC_ALT_LTR (alternate, left to right)
    > OLD_CRETAN_DORIC_ALT_RTL (alternate, right to left)
    >and this, or more, for perhaps 10 different archaic Greek scripts... err, I
    >mean dialects.
    I had a somewhat similar challenge to develop a small prototype of
    Tuareg (RTL and LTR) support for Tifinagh (Tuareg glyphs vary widely and
    may be wrtitten in a variety of directions).

    If you read French, read the bottom of (from page 9 onwards).

    P. A.
    (Obvious mistakes in the PDF mentioned can still be corrected, I mention
    the "salt" feature but a "locl" feature could also do the trick or be

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