consensus Call: TATWEEL

Michael Everson everson at
Wed Mar 25 23:03:58 CET 2009

On 25 Mar 2009, at 21:52, Alireza Saleh wrote:

> Why you think they are very unlike ? other than it has been using for
> many years in DNS


Come on.

One is an independent free-standing midline punctuation mark, nearly  
identical to the minus sign, with independent semantics (joiner or  
separator of words).

The other is a base-line glyph fragment that has no independent  
meaning at all in any context. It is not a real character.

Michael Everson *

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