Re: VS: "Universal Character Set"

From: Jonathan Coxhead (
Date: Mon Feb 19 2007 - 01:14:01 CST

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       Jukka K. Korpela wrote:

    > The solidus (slash) "/" means many different things, including "alias",
    > "or", "and", "over", subordination, separator between hierarchic parts,
    > and division, to mention a few meanings.

       Don't forget "shilling"---the original meaning. Once, it was an elongated 's'.

       So I hear :-)

            /|  Jonathan Coxhead
     o o o (_|/ "The rulers of the world should be regarded and resisted as if they
            /|  were giant lizards from another star, which as far as humanity is
           (_/  concerned they might as well be." [Ken MacLeod]

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