AW: Consensus Call on Latin Sharp S and Greek Final Sigma

Georg Ochsner g.ochsner at
Mon Nov 30 16:18:08 CET 2009

> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: idna-update-bounces at [mailto:idna-update-
> bounces at] Im Auftrag von Michael Everson
> Gesendet: Montag, 30. November 2009 12:26

> German grammar is one thing. The use of the character in personal
> names is another.

Absolutely! There are about 1,5 Mio. people living in Germany with sharp s
in their surname (data from the German telephone book 2006 extrapolated).
Austria should be quite similar. Those people would be thankful for having
sharp s enabled properly, I guess.


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