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Re: ϖ in xhtml-symbol.ent

From: Masayasu Ishikawa <mimasa@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 12:49:01 +0900 (JST)
Message-Id: <20020716.124901.104028467.mimasa@w3.org>
To: sburke@cpan.org
Cc: w3c-html-wg@w3.org, www-math@w3.org

"Sean M. Burke" <sburke@cpan.org> wrote:

> >And I don't think comment inside an XHTML specification is the right
> >place to do so.
> 
> 1) It wouldn't hurt.

It's a slippery slope.  The W3C HTML Working Group is not the authority
of defining meaning/usage of characters.

> 2) What do you suggest instead/besides?

Read the Unicode Standard.  Relevant code chart is available in PDF at: 

    http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U0370.pdf

There are some notes, which might be useful.  I don't think we should
duplicate/reinvent those information in XHTML entity sets.

Regards,
-- 
Masayasu Ishikawa / mimasa@w3.org
W3C - World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Monday, 15 July 2002 23:49:04 GMT

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