Re: ASCII and Unicode lifespan

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Fri May 20 2005 - 16:29:27 CDT

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    At 15:07 -0500 2005-05-20, David Starner wrote:

    >As someone who scans books for Project Gutenberg, I've scanned one
    >book that will need Unicode Sumero-Akkadian Cuneiform by the time
    >processing is done, and expect to scan more. I can't imagine where I'd
    >need Phaistos; with one text, there's no need for a dictionary, and
    >copies of the text will usually just be pictures.

    Lots of lots of secondary texts discuss the Phaistos text, compare it
    with other scripts, etc.

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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