Relation of IDNA to Conformance classes in UAX 31 (was: Re: Archaic scripts)

Felix Sasaki fsasaki at
Fri May 9 02:08:28 CEST 2008

Andrew Sullivan wrote:
 > On Thu, May 08, 2008 at 12:20:26PM -0700, Kenneth Whistler wrote:
 >> If you need an appeal to outside specification, then please
 >> see Table 4 in UAX #31, which was created precisely for this
 > [. . .]
 >> and Egyptian Hieroglyphics will be added to that Table 4 in
 >> UAX #31.
 > This goes a long way to addressing my biggest concern, which is that
 > we were proposing to have a new class of things we'd need to make
 > decisions about.  
 > I'm still pretty uneasy about adding to the population of DISALLOWED,
 > but if people really want to do it, I think "Table 4 in UAX #31" would
 > be a good rule to generate the disallowed list.

a question not directly related to table 4: has it been discussed what 
kind of conformance class IDNAbis could be? If one wanted to apply


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