Re: Technical or encoding sub mailing list ?

From: Doug Ewell <>
Date: Thu, 03 Sep 2015 09:41:39 -0700

Daniel Bünzli <daniel dot buenzli at erratique dot ch> wrote:

> Since I implement parts of the Unicode standard I'm interested in
> keeping in touch with discussions about the standard and its evolution
> from a technical point of view.
> I'm however not interested in the encoding point of view and all the
> discussions of whichever pet symbol or concept random people from the
> internet want to assign an integer to.
> With respect to these interests the amount of noise and off-topic
> threads I get from this list is considerate and I'm considering
> unsubscribing.
> Before I do so I would like to ask the moderators of this mailing list
> if they would consider creating either a more technically focused
> mailing list for implementers or, alternatively, forking off encoding
> discussions to a dedicated mailing list.

Well, that's not elitist or anything.

Many of us are also implementers of the Unicode Standard, have been on
the Unicode list for a long time (17 years in my case), and hardly think
of ourselves as "random people from the internet."

Doug Ewell | | Thornton, CO 🇺🇸
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