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Subject:

Re: The wow of the Universal SignWriting Plugins

From:

Eduardo Trápani <[log in to unmask]>

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SignWriting List: Read and Write Sign Languages

Date:

Tue, 9 Apr 2013 09:55:20 -0300

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> Based on ASCII, SVG, HTML, regular
> expressions, and the document object model: Formal SignWriting is
> forging ahead.
[...]
> The ASCII strings represent the signs.  It is the best option for
> transmitting sign language logograms.

Stephen, do you plan add SW Unicode support to the plugin?  While FSW is
great and convenient (being ASCII, easy to parse and to copy/paste) I
have the feeling that, in the long run, Unicode should become the
prefered textual form.

Parsing could be done based on the lang attribute.  Wow, what a great
idea you had!  The more