Re: Emoji: National Flag Symbols

From: Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven (
Date: Tue Dec 23 2008 - 03:40:47 CST

-On [20081223 04:45], Christopher Fynn ( wrote:
>Yes - any encoding of *specific* flags opens up a barrel of worms and,
>in the end, encoding almost every national flag seems inevitable.

It doesn't even end there.

So you have your national flags (will Tibet's be vetoed by the Chinese
members and there's more of these situations), then you get the naval jack,
and what about the civil jack, civil ensign, naval ensign, and various flags
for groups like the Commonwealth, Secretariat of the Pacific Community,
United Nations, European Union, African Union, Arab League, ASEAN, and so

Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(-at-)> / asmodai
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