Re: stacking diacritcs and fullwidth characters

From: John Hudson (
Date: Tue Jan 29 2008 - 21:25:21 CST

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    > However much cipher music has Chinese lyrics, and for these full width
    > numbers are best. Can the same stacking diacritics be used for the full
    > width numbers? If so, does any font support them yet?

    In theory, there is no reason why this cannot be made to work using OpenType font GPOS
    mark positioning. But I'm not aware of any fonts that implement this.

    John Hudson

    Tiro Typeworks
    Gulf Islands, BC
    The Lord entered her to become a servant.
    The Word entered her to keep silence in her womb.
    The thunder entered her to be quiet.
                 -- St Ephrem the Syrian

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