Re: "A Programmer's Introduction to Unicode"

From: Janusz S. Bien <>
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2017 12:35:01 +0100

Quote/Cytat - William_J_G Overington <> (Mon
13 Mar 2017 12:24:13 PM CET):

> Prof. Janusz S. Bień wrote:
>> Just yet another reason for introducing the notion of textel?
> I opine that it would be a good idea to introduce several new words,
> of which textel would be one, with each such new word having a
> precisely-defined meaning so that in precise discussions of
> programming techniques people could discuss the situation without
> needing to use any of the words character, code point, grapheme
> cluster.
> How many such new words would be needed?

In my paper (in Polish)

I propose also the term "texton" meaning a code point from a specific
subset, not yet fully defined, but including at least the components
of composite characters.

Best regards


Prof. dr hab. Janusz S. Bień -  Uniwersytet Warszawski (Katedra  
Lingwistyki Formalnej)
Prof. Janusz S. Bień - University of Warsaw (Formal Linguistics Department),,
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