RE: [hebrew] Baseline level line?

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Thu Jun 30 2005 - 11:25:13 CDT

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    At 07:53 -0700 2005-06-30, Peter Constable wrote:

    > > I'm specifically looking for a base, not a combining mark.
    >If there was an invisible base letter for it to sit on, then the
    >baseline could be a combining mark.
    >While I supported the invisible letter proposal, what I really favoured
    >was an ellipsis base letter -- that is, a character that functions like
    >a surrogate base when an actual base is not present, and that can take
    >alternate visual realizations, such as a blank, a line or an x-height

    I don't quite understand what you mean by the latter is, but I
    certainly still do support the invisible letter proposal.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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