Re: Uppercase is coming? (U+1E9E)

From: Michael Everson (everson@evertype.com)
Date: Tue May 08 2007 - 03:39:54 CDT

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    At 08:04 +0200 2007-05-08, Werner LEMBERG wrote:
    > > > See http://www.evertype.com/standards/iso10646/pdf/sharp-s.png
    >> > where I have given an F, J, U, , long-s, and two capital sharp
    >> > esses.
    >
    >Sorry to say but I dislike both of them.

    See http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Versal-Eszett for some more.

    >I believe you. My thinking is that an uppercase form of should
    >always look similar to `SS' -- as TeX shows, which has introduced an
    >`SS' glyph about 20 years ago to make uppercasing give correct visual
    >results.

    Sorry to say but I think that's dreadful.

    -- 
    Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com
    


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