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sr #109019: Support Mongolian/Manchu scripts

Submitted by:  Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>
Submitted on:  Sun 24 Apr 2016 07:10:03 AM UTC  
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Postponed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  Steve White <Stevan_White>
Open/Closed:  Open Operating System:  None

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Sun 23 Oct 2016 09:02:18 PM UTC, comment #2: 

Hi Hsing-yen,

Again, sorry for the delay in answering.  I only saw this today.

I suspect this will be a lot harder that it first appears.  But anyway, I'm avoiding starting new ranges at this time.

Thanks for the recommendation!

Steve White <Stevan_White>
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Sun 24 Apr 2016 07:14:37 AM UTC, comment #1: 

These scripts may requires CJK punctuation, one example can be seen from there:

Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>
Sun 24 Apr 2016 07:10:03 AM UTC, original submission:  

Hi Steve,

Do you want to giving support to Mongolian, Manchu and Xibo languages? I have found SourceForge has a font developed for Manchu, also available under GPL license, but the developers have no maintance anymore. I think you can intergrate into FreeSerif and giving contextural fearures.

You can get from:

Some contextural variants is already standard by Unicode:

Hsing-yen He <hammerandsickle>


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