Re: long s (was: Draft Proposal to add Variation Sequences for Latin and Cyrillic letters)

From: Karl Pentzlin (
Date: Fri Aug 06 2010 - 16:31:26 CDT

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    Am Mittwoch, 4. August 2010 um 22:44 schrieb ich:

    KP> However, in my next version, I will replace the "s" variants by "long s" variants:
    KP> will be displayed long in any script variants
    KP> 017F FE01 ...LONG S VARIANT-1 FLEXIBLE FORM (naming provisionally)
    KP> will be displayed long in Fraktur, Gaelic, and similar script variants
    KP> will usually be displayed round when used with Roman type
    KP> This has the advantage, especially when implicit application of variation sequences
    KP> is possible, it can be applied to existing data without change.

    In the final version of my proposal, I have completely dropped this,
    as this subject obviously needs a separate discussion in a separate proposal.

    - Karl Pentzlin

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