From: Asmus Freytag (email@example.com)
Date: Fri Mar 04 2005 - 14:30:47 CST
At 11:08 AM 3/4/2005, Kenneth Whistler wrote:
> > -On [20050228 07:52], vlad (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> > >Have the Hentaigana (older Hiragana characters) been considered for
> > >addition to Unicode before?
> > Not that I know.
>They have been considered -- briefly -- but no one has done the
>work to put together a coherent, well-researched proposal with
>sufficient justification to do anything with them.
Sometimes it takes an initial, coherent writeup to get the attention
of expert reviewers that would allow the proposal to make definite
progress. So if there are any volunteers....
PS: the fact that these are not in current everyday use is somewhat
immaterial - neither is Cuneiform. They do seem likely candidates
for the representation of historic documents etc.
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