Re: Canonical block names: spaces vs. underscores

From: Doug Ewell <>
Date: Thu, 26 May 2016 13:41:49 -0700

Mathias Bynens wrote:

> Any chance the canonical names can be used in `Blocks.txt` as well,
> for consistency? This would simplify scripts that parse the Unicode
> database text files.

I don't see the problem here. The loose-matching rule is well-defined
and not complicated, either visually or algorithmically; and if Mathias
has an implementation up on GitHub, he should be able to use it wherever
it's needed.

Doug Ewell | | Thornton, CO 🇺🇸
Received on Thu May 26 2016 - 15:42:16 CDT

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