RE: CJK IDS database

From: Michel Suignard <>
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 2014 03:36:07 +0000

I guess you should ask the owner, our distinguished president.

From: Unicode [] On Behalf Of Andrew Pantyukhin
Sent: Tuesday, January 14, 2014 4:06 PM
Subject: CJK IDS database


I find Ideographic Description Sequences massively useful for studying and describing Chinese characters. However, I found only one comprehensive source of them —

Does anyone know where the files come from? Were they part of the IRG process, or just an isolated effort? What are the private use characters in the sequences?

I'd like to contribute to the IDS database and incorporate it into products like wiktionary and rikaikun.

Unicode mailing list
Received on Tue Jan 14 2014 - 21:37:18 CST

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0 : Tue Jan 14 2014 - 21:37:19 CST