[B-Greek] Fwd: List URLs

Carl W. Conrad cwconrad at artsci.wustl.edu
Tue Nov 14 15:43:32 EST 2006


This should have been sent to the list, I think.

Begin forwarded message:

> From: "Kevin P. Edgecomb" <kevin at bombaxo.com>
> Date: November 14, 2006 2:59:13 PM EST
> To: "'Carl W. Conrad'" <cwconrad at artsci.wustl.edu>
> Subject: RE: [B-Greek] List URLs
>
> Carl W. Conrad wrote:
>> Zach had reported to me yesterday that in the bottom two
>> lines of the transliteration chart the Greek characters for
>> the rough breathing and the alpha, eta, and omega with iota
>> subscript characters were not showing up correctly. Have any
>> others noted this? Can anyone explain?
>>
>> B-Greek Transliteration Scheme
>> http://www.ibiblio.org/bgreek/bgtransliteration.html
>
> In addition to the encoding, one needs to specify (in whichever  
> browser
> used) a font for proportional and and a font fixed-width  
> characters, both of
> which include the unicode characters.  I use Palatino Linotype for
> proportional and Courier New for fixed-width.  Since using those, I  
> don't
> recall running into the box-instead-of-character problem.
>
> Regards,
> Kevin P. Edgecomb
> Berkeley, California
>


Carl W. Conrad
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