Re: Unicode Transliteration Guidelines released

From: Stephane Bortzmeyer (
Date: Mon Jan 28 2008 - 04:21:51 CST

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    On Sun, Jan 27, 2008 at 08:46:45PM -0500,
     William J Poser <> wrote
     a message of 26 lines which said:

    > you need to ascify the text, run it through, and then convert it
    > back. For this purpose, the transliteration can be pretty arbitrary
    > so long as it is reversible. Indeed, some people here have used a
    > slightly modified form of the Unicode character names as the ascii
    > transliteration.

    For this purpose, using HTML entities (&#x153;) or UTF-7 would have
    been simpler...

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