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Handling Aboriginal Languages

From: Brian Cassidy <brian.cassidy@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 10:47:46 -0400
Message-ID: <5b9efcc90901140647k6ea9b05i17a3c9d49230ef71@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-international@w3.org

Hello All,

As a web developer in Canada, I've had to deal with both of our
official languages: French and English. Today I've been given a new
challenge as one of our clients wants to develop a site in some
Aboriginal languages (Tlicho [1] for e.g.).

Now, traditionally I just do everything in utf-8 and send that across
the wire. However, with this language, are there even unicode
codepoints for it? If so, how would i do the data entry? There are
fonts available for the language so i could "cheat" and go that route
as well.

Does anyone have any advice on what direction I should follow?

Thanks in advance,

-Brian Cassidy (brian.cassidy@gmail.com)

[1] http://www.tlicho.ca/
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