Re: Indian Rupee Sign to be chosen today

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Andreas Prilop

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Jun 25, 2010, 10:41:15 AM6/25/10
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On Thu, 24 Jun 2010, Leo Broukhis wrote:

> "a privilege (unique identity) available only to major currencies
> like dollar, euro, pound, sterling and yen."

Even in the year 2010, the euro sign (€) doesn't work reliably.

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Hartmut Figge

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Jun 25, 2010, 10:43:12 AM6/25/10
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Andreas Prilop:


>On Thu, 24 Jun 2010, Leo Broukhis wrote:

>> "a privilege (unique identity) available only to major currencies
>> like dollar, euro, pound, sterling and yen."
>
>Even in the year 2010, the euro sign (€) doesn't work reliably.

That's even true for umlauts. *g*

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Andreas Prilop

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Jun 25, 2010, 10:54:25 AM6/25/10
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On Fri, 25 Jun 2010, I wrote

> Even in the year 2010, the euro sign (€) doesn't work reliably.

in both the Unicode list and in the newsgroup de.test.

unicode.org shows a euro sign:
http://www.unicode.org/mail-arch/unicode-ml/y2010-m06/0372.html

groups.google.com shows a currency sign:
http://groups.google.co.uk/group/de.test/msg/e027e91e7ef17f62


Mark Davis called this an "algorithm" in
http://www.unicode.org/mail-arch/unicode-ml/y2010-m01/0273.html

I call it brain-dead.

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Michael Kraemer

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Jul 23, 2010, 5:20:20 AM7/23/10
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