Re: Too narrowly defined: DIVISION SIGN & COLON

From: Michael Everson <>
Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 22:47:03 +0100

On 12 Jul 2012, at 22:20, Julian Bradfield wrote:

> But wanting to do so would be crazy. My mu-nu ligature is, as far as I know, used only by me (and co-authors who let me do the typesetting), and so if Unicode has any sanity left, it would not encode it.

Is it in print?

> My colleagues in the Edinburgh PEPA group did try to get their pet symbol encoded (a bowtie where the two triangles overlap somewhat rather than just touching), but were refused; although that symbol now appears in hundreds of papers by dozens of authors from all over the world.

If so, then it should be encoded.

Michael Everson *
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