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Re: big5 and big5-hkscs

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2012 19:41:49 +0200
To: "Shawn Steele" <Shawn.Steele@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-archive@w3.org" <www-archive@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wbv53zkd64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Wed, 28 Mar 2012 19:14:46 +0200, Shawn Steele  
<Shawn.Steele@microsoft.com> wrote:
> Ah, I didn't realize you were talking about the HKSCS code points, even  
> though you clearly had HKSCS in the subject :)  Brain cramp.
> I'm not sure if I have a mapping table from PUA HKSCS to Real Unicode  
> HKSCS code points, I'll see what I can find out.

And the related question, though maybe someone else can better answer  
that(?), is whether a default Windows installation in Hong Kong and Taiwan  
will produce different visual results when looking at all the possible  
byte sequences decoded as big5. And then in particular for the PUA code  
points of course. Because of a different font, different glyph lookup,  

Thanks again,

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 28 March 2012 17:42:28 UTC

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