Re: Hebrew script in IDN

From: Kenneth Whistler (
Date: Tue Nov 22 2005 - 16:21:18 CST

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    Mark Shoulson said:

    > > Yes, yes, but what does this MEAN for Yiddish?
    > At any rate, even compatability decompositions are lacking for the
    > Yiddish ligatures. I still think canonical decompositions are what's
    > proper and needed here, but compatibility decompositions will at least
    > alleviate IDN problems. Whatever can be arranged...

    As Mark Davis tried to make clear the first time around,
    decompositions can*NOT* be introduced for these characters
    now -- neither canonical nor compatibility decompositions.
    That is a stability guarantee that the UTC is not going to
    go back on, because of the implications for normalization.


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