On Mon, 2003-09-29 at 18:11, Behnam wrote:

> From what I see, there is no Farsi keyboard layout (on PC or Mac) that uses
> the real Farsi Yeh (U+06CC) they use either U+0649 the Arabic Alef Maksurah
> (for Mac and some PCs) or U+064A the Arabic Yeh (for some other PCs, with
> chopped off dots in the Arabic glyph in the font!)

Windows 2000 and Windows XP both use U+06CC in their 'Farsi' keyboard
layouts. I don't know about current versions of Mac OS (which has a
keyboard named 'Persian'), but Panther (Mac OS 10.3) will include a
Persian keyboard layout based on ISIRI 2901:1994.

> To my knowledge, most Farsi fonts don't have real Farsi Yeh. Some do, but
> it's actually not being used by current Farsi keyboards on either platforms.

You're somehow right. But this is something that is being fixed
everywhere, although not quickly.


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