From: Charlie Ruland (email@example.com)
Date: Mon Jul 13 2009 - 17:41:55 CDT
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From/寄件者: Leo Broukhis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject/主旨: Re: Gwoyeu Romatzyh marking the optional neutral tone
To/收件者: Kenneth Whistler <email@example.com>
Date/日期: Mon Jul 13 2009 23:50:45 GMT+0200
> On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 2:18 PM, Kenneth Whistler<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> In that case, Unicode has just what the doctor ordered:
>> U+FF61 HALFWIDTH IDEOGRAPHIC FULL STOP
I beg to differ. What we need is *proportional* ideographic full stop
(neither full with nor half width, i.e. not monospaced/fixed width).
>> The main problem with insisting on etymological correctness,
>> however, is that U+FF61 may not be as well-represented in
>> general purpose fonts as some of the other choices.
> There is also U+FFEE HALFWIDTH WHITE CIRCLE.
Which is usually *above* the baseline and therefore doesn’t resemble the
character we are looking for at all.
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