[Fwd]: Response to Mark's message]
everson at evertype.com
Thu Apr 10 09:59:13 CEST 2003
At 18:13 -0500 2003-04-09, Peter_Constable at sil.org wrote:
>Kenneth Whistler wrote on 04/09/2003 04:27:36 PM:
> > That doesn't mean that labels in 15894 might not still be
>> appropriate, for whatever purpose. This, because 15894 contains
>> other things than scripts per se.
>In my mind, this is the bottom line. We very likely could never reach an
>international consensus on categorising these as "scripts" or "script
>variants", but I would hope that we could reach a consensus that adding
>identifiers for them in 15924 serves a practical and important purpose and
>does not exceed reasonable expectations as to what the purpose of 15924
15924 codes scripts and script variants.
Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * * http://www.evertype.com
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