|From:||Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, August 21, 2008, 13:16|
David McCann writes:
> My distaste for CXS and the like was not intended as a reflection in its
> users (we're *nice* people on this list!); it just reflects my inability
> to remember it and my utter bafflement as to why people are still using
> it after a decade of Unicode and configurable keyboards.
a) I've used it for many years now and can read and write it
more fluently that IPA
b) I am still using my beloved Emacs for reading this list
and Emacs still has no decent Unicode support. Shame,
but that's reality. So I often do not see what you guys
are writing here in IPA, depending on the mood of my
c) Many mailers are still broken, seen in replies to UTF-8
posts where the characters often become garbage.
FWIW, I can easily type Unicode in my browser. If I am using it. :-)