Re: Glyphs for German quotation marks

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Wed Jun 14 2006 - 19:00:13 CDT

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    At 12:18 -0700 2006-06-14, John Hudson wrote:
    >Karl Pentzlin wrote:
    >>But it is not OK when somebody designs quotes for English, deviating from
    >> the designs recommended by the Unicode chart glyphs
    >The Unicode code charts do not 'recommend' designs. They show sample
    >glyphs from one particular typeface.

    In fairness, the shape-directionality of the quotation marks in the
    Unicode glyph charts are "correct" and if you have wedge-shaped or
    6/9 shaped quotation marks the "correct" configuration of those
    quotation marks should be followed.

    Michael Everson *

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