LATIN CAPITAL LETTER SHARP S officially recognized

Doug Ewell via Unicode unicode at
Mon Jul 3 12:29:56 CDT 2017

a.lukyanov wrote:

> Is it possible to design fonts that will render ẞ as SS?
> So we could choose between ẞ and SS by just selecting the proper font,
> without changing the text itself.
> Or perhaps there will be a "font feature" to select this rendering
> within the same font.

I thought that was one of the main reasons we had Unicode: so we would
no longer have to rely on particular fonts, or magic font behavior, to
get character identities we expected and could interchange reliably.
Doug Ewell | Thornton, CO, US |

More information about the Unicode mailing list