Re: "French+" support by Unicode

From: Marion Gunn (
Date: Thu Apr 10 2008 - 05:48:02 CDT

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    Thank you for that comprehensive explication, Kenneth, which amounts to
    saying, if I understand you correctly, that it would have been more
    correct for me to say "ISO/IEC 10646 is an international standard
    published in at least two independent languages, but the corresponding
    Unicode standard is a commercial standard published only in US
    (Anglo-American) English", (which, I trust, better answers the query
    someone else raised concerning bilingualism in the matter of publishing

    Scríobh Kenneth Whistler:
    > Marion Gunn said:
    >> I believe it means, Dan, that ISO standards are international standards
    >> published in at least two independent languages (European French and
    >> British English), but Unicode standards are only commercial standards
    >> published only in US (Anglo-American) English, but I could be wrong on
    >> that point, so please do ask Unicode reps to confirm.
    > Well, I'm a Unicode rep, and I'll confirm that that is incorrect...

    Marion Gunn * EGTeo (Estab.1991)
    27 Páirc an Fhéithlinn, Baile an
    Bhóthair, Co. Átha Cliath, Éire.
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