Tamil Numerals in IDNA - Re: WG Last Call for Four Primary IDNABIS I-Ds
gihan at cse.mrt.ac.lk
Fri Aug 21 05:12:41 CEST 2009
2009-08-21 පෙ.ව. 7:32 දින, James Mitchell ලිව්වා:
> I disagree.
> This is a result of case-by-case analysis of individual characters. If one
> does not want the characters in a label then do not allow them during
We considered this approach, but then how would an individual registry
decide whether to allow or disallow a character unless it were in an
official document (e.g. an RFC)?
We need to have a single clear set of valid characters, and currently
the only such list [and associated algorithm] is in
2009-08-21 පෙ.ව. 7:49 දින, Paul Hoffman ලිව්වා:
> The author alerts us to the fact that there are other likely sets of digits that might be treated similarly, but he didn't specify a way to handle the exception.
Yes. we only raised the set which concerns Sri Lanka, but I believe the
lack of usage and similarity with other letters is true for several
other language digits.
I am sorry to bring it up at this late stage, but we were under the
(mistaken) impression that this matter was being addressed.
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