Re: 'lower case a' and 'script a' in unicode

From: John Hudson (
Date: Tue Mar 22 2005 - 20:10:56 CST

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    Mark E. Shoulson wrote:

    > Just one more time: Unicode isn't a font; take up your problem with the
    > designers of the fonts in question.

    Further to that: the typographic needs of linguists differ from the typographic
    conventions of typical publishing, hence you need to use specialised fonts that maintain
    semantically important distinctions across type styles.

    John Hudson

    Tiro Typeworks
    Vancouver, BC
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