How to Add Beams to Notes

Richard Wordingham via Unicode unicode at
Mon May 1 19:27:24 CDT 2017

On Mon, 1 May 2017 23:03:53 +0000
Michael Bear via Unicode <unicode at> wrote:

> “Rather than using "unused code positions", I would always recommend
> to use some of the Private Use code points.” Consider it done.
>                 “What is the intended usage of your font? Music score
> applications? others?” I am simply going to make a series of full
> Unicode fonts (which, due to the 65,535-character limit in fonts,
> each of the 3 fonts covers different planes: The first font does the
> BMP,

How much margin do you have for the BMP?  There are a fair few
variation sequences, on top of all the contextual forms and conjuncts.


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