SHY, CGJ, etc. (was: unicode Digest V12 #108)

From: Andreas Prilop <>
Date: Mon, 4 Jul 2011 18:58:27 +0200 (CEST)

On Sun, 3 Jul 2011, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:

>> You're wrong, it DOES. I just tested it (in Microsoft Word 2010 for
>> Windows 7) within a random long word (aaaaaaaaaa....) and the SHY
>> is recognized to generate the intended hyphenation break.
> Thatís good news, if your analysis is correct, but the problem still
> exists in all Word versions up and including Word 2007.

Philippe Verdy does not understand the difference between U+001F
and U+00AD. Even MS Word 2010 continues to use U+001F as soft hyphen
but does not recognize U+00AD as soft hyphen.
Received on Mon Jul 04 2011 - 12:02:40 CDT

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