Re: U+2018 is not RIGHT HIGH 6

From: Markus Scherer <>
Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2012 10:07:43 -0700

On Mon, Apr 30, 2012 at 9:47 AM, Doug Ewell <> wrote:

> Michael Probst <michael dot probst03 at web dot de> wrote:
> > It just makes more sense than giving a code point to a mere glyph
> > variant (U+201F); or the other way round: If even that has been
> > encoded already, the RIGHT HIGH 6 should have been before, and if it
> > hasn't, it should be now.
> I'm kind of surprised that I haven't been able to find an FAQ on the
> Unicode site that talks about fonts with incorrect glyphs, or incorrect
> kerning, and explains that these problems aren't solved by encoding new
> characters with identical glyphs and slightly different properties.
> Either the FAQ doesn't exist, or it should be more prominent.

Please check the FAQs, and if there isn't one, then please write one. I
think you can submit it via (select
"Submission (FAQ...)" as the Type).

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