RE: Question about the directionality of "Old Hungarian" (document N3531)

From: Kent Karlsson (
Date: Tue Nov 04 2008 - 02:19:26 CST

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    Christopher Fynn wrote:
    > > Szabolcs and Karl are (I believe) suggesting that Old Hungarian have
    > > script-specific clones of European punctuation which *will* mirror when
    > > directional overrides are used.
    > For rendering you could probably do this in OpenType (and other smart
    > font formats) without the need of a script specific clone characters.

    There are a lot of things that can be done with fonts, but should not be
    done with fonts (or even done at all). This is just one of all the things
    that should not be done by fonts.

            /kent k

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