Re: Encoding Personal Use Ideographs

From: John H. Jenkins (jenkins@apple.com)
Date: Mon Nov 05 2007 - 22:38:48 CST

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    b Nov 5, 2007 5:32 PM ɡA James Kass gG

    > Meanwhile, what is the official position concerning ideographic
    > description sequences (and possible glyph generation from same) for
    > representing unlikely-to-ever-be-encoded personal ideographs
    > in plain text?
    >

    That's the kind of thing they're for. Even with custom fonts that
    will display them correctly, not everything will necessarily work
    properly, but this is rare use stuff so it's not a major problem; and
    in the meantime, even *without* proper fonts people can pretty much
    figure out what was intended.

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    John H. Jenkins
    jenkins@apple.com



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