Date: Fri Jan 09 2009 - 17:03:45 CST
Quoting "John H. Jenkins" <email@example.com>:
> On Jan 9, 2009, at 1:51 PM, Kenneth Whistler wrote:
>> This because the IRG and other Han enthusiasts have determined
>> that Oracle Bone script (Jaiguwen), Bronze script (Jinwen),
>> and Small Seal script (Xiao Zhuan) need to be disjointly
>> encoded and have prevailed upon WG2 to approve the Tertiary
>> Ideographic Plane to roadmap their allocations. (OT comments
>> about Han fossils discovered on the Tertiary planes
>> of China are invited.)
>> I'm not expecting even initial proposals for the Tertiary
>> Ideographic Plane to show up for some time yet, however.
> Pace Dr. Whistler, I think there's a very real possibility that
> future CJK Extensions will fill up and overflow the SIP. But at the
> rate things are proceeding, it's not going to happen in my lifetime.
Well hopefully in our lifetime.
I estimate the overflow of CJK Extensions from the SIP will take place
sometime between 2020 and 2025 - which assumes the rate will increase
a little. [At the current rate for 21st century this would take place
sometime between 2040 and 2050.]
> John H. Jenkins
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