Re: Unicode 6.2 to Support the Turkish Lira Sign

From: Michael Everson <>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2012 20:38:12 +0100

On 23 May 2012, at 19:34, Andreas Stötzner wrote:

> Am 23.05.2012 um 20:01 schrieb Jukka K. Korpela:
>> It is a common fallacy these days to think that you can create brands simply by creating symbols for them.
> Very well put.
> I propose to postpone the encoding process of a new character for the TURKISH LIRA. I’m not opposed to the idea in general but I don’t see the matter mature yet. Give it some time, it can only be beneficial.

We cannot go from informing the Turkish Central Bank that we are encoding the character and then rescinding the decision because some typographers have misgivings about the design.

Michael Everson *
Received on Wed May 23 2012 - 14:40:29 CDT

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