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Subject:

Re: Request for comment on a technical SignWriting document

From:

Steve Slevinski <[log in to unmask]>

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SignWriting List: Read and Write Sign Languages

Date:

Fri, 24 Dec 2010 11:31:12 -0600

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Hi Bill,

On 12/24/10 9:38 AM, Bill Reese wrote:
> Steve,
> Couldn't a line return work instead of a space every 72 characters?
>
Yes, a line return could be used without a problem. Line returns makes
sense from a line number perspective for various tools, such as "vi" and
"diff". This will affect the pattern matching for characters and white
space.

The characters can be 3 hex as in "7fa" or underscored hex as in "_7fa"
or Unicode plane 15 as in "%xFDE8F".

Interestingly, the underscored hex "_7fa" is t