Re: Encoded rendering instructions (was Unicode's Mandate)

From: John Burger (
Date: Wed Mar 09 2005 - 11:13:07 CST

  • Next message: Andrew C. West: "Re: Encoded rendering instructions (was Unicode's Mandate)"

    > 2) plus all the markup schemes with which I am familiar (including the
    > ones you mention here) use non-empty tags for the markup elements, tags
    > which are basically worthless for overlapping hierarchies of
    > meta-textual
    > data. (Try marking up a textual feature that spans portions of two
    > paragraphs and you'll see what I mean.)

    This seems irrelevant to your specific proposal - how would your
    character codes deal with this non-hierarchical issue?

    - John D. Burger

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.5 : Wed Mar 09 2005 - 11:13:57 CST