Re: How to write Armenian ligatures?

From: Elliotte Harold (
Date: Sat Nov 24 2007 - 17:50:26 CST

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    James Kass wrote:

    > People generate PDFs from plain text and also from HTML. If I were
    > using HTML for the purpose of reproducing a page from a two hundred
    > year old book, I would want to preserve the ligature information. As
    > something of a purist, I would want my reproduction to have ligatures
    > where the original had ligatures, and not have ligatures where the
    > original hadn't any.

    If you require that level of typographic fidelity, you wouldn't be using
    HTML. Ligatures would be the least of your worries in that scenario.

    Elliotte Rusty Harold
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