Re: ? Reasonable to propose stability policy on numeric type = decimal

From: John Burger (
Date: Mon Jul 26 2010 - 08:55:12 CDT

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    Mark Davis ☕ wrote:

    > From just a quick scan, it appears that they are currently all
    > contiguous within their respective groups. If we were to impose a
    > stability policy, it would be a constraint on the general_category:
    > we would not assign general_category=decimal_number to any character
    > unless it was part of a contiguous range of 10 such characters with
    > ascending values from 0..9.

    Whether such a policy makes sense, I'm not clear on why it would be
    called a "stability" policy - the analogy to the existing such
    policies seems strained at best.

    - John D. Burger

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