Re: String name and Character Name

From: Dean Snyder (
Date: Sat Apr 23 2005 - 19:23:19 CST

  • Next message: Doug Ewell: "Re: String name and Character Name"

    Peter Kirk wrote at 12:11 AM on Sunday, April 24, 2005:

    >I think there may be a significant number of characters for which
    >various people might want to propose more than one formal alias in
    >addition to the original name. Although I can understand that the UTC
    >might want to try to restrict the number of aliases, it might be tying
    >their hands unnecessarily tightly to use a mechanism which cannot cope
    >with more than one alias per character.

    I agree - it would be just one more, completely short-sighted "solution"
    to limit aliasing to one per character.


    Dean A. Snyder

    Assistant Research Scholar
    Manager, Digital Hammurabi Project
    Computer Science Department
    Whiting School of Engineering
    218C New Engineering Building
    3400 North Charles Street
    Johns Hopkins University
    Baltimore, Maryland, USA 21218

    office: 410 516-6850
    cell: 717 817-4897

    This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.5 : Sat Apr 23 2005 - 20:35:10 CST