Richard Wordingham via CLDR-Users
cldr-users at unicode.org
Thu May 25 18:30:36 CDT 2017
On Thu, 25 May 2017 14:39:58 -0700
Peter Edberg via CLDR-Users <cldr-users at unicode.org> wrote:
> > -u-ld-thai0-pali0 (using 0 to pad the subtags to 5 alphanum)
> > -u-ld-thai0-sanskrit
I'm not sure why there should be line-breaking 'dictionary' for Pali in
> > Perhaps the -nodict should also be by script, e.g.
> > -u-ld-thai0-nodict
> > still allows dictionary use for CJK, just none for Thai script.
Most dictionaries should be identified by language, not script. The
problem being addressed is the use of a Siamese dictionary for breaking
text in other languages.
There is something practical that we haven't touched on. Should we be
defining the language to be assumed for embedded foreign text?
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