From: Mark E. Shoulson (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Mar 07 2005 - 10:24:27 CST
Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> When the normative version of a norm is a printed
>document, it can be impossible to decide what character is meant.
>All we have got is a particular glyph instance. For example, what is the
>dot-like character used in multiplication of units in the SI? People
>commonly encode it as the middle dot, but it would more logically be the
It's the old rule, one which should be remembered by all Unicoders:
there's no plain-text in print. You can't tell what character was written.
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