Re: letters separated by markup & diacriticals

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Fri Jun 10 2005 - 08:15:46 CDT

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    At 15:04 +0200 2005-06-10, Peter R. Mueller-Roemer wrote:

    >For *combining diacritical marks* it should be part of the *unicode
    >standard*, that e.g. color-change (markup) of base-letter or any
    >diacritic should not affect the composed character's shape. If one
    >wants to de-emphasize the base-letter or use the dotted-O instead -
    >as is done in the character charts for *combining diacritical marks*
    >it is very annoying if OpenOffice, WordPerfect, Word and browsers
    >behave differently or altogether refuse to combine in the desired

    I'd tend to agree with you, Peter.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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