At 20:51 +0000 28/8/07, Bodvar Bjorgvinsson wrote:
>And to complicate things further, the eth and thorn and even an accented y
>(which are all parts of the extended ASCII) seem to FrameMaker just as some
>space character when it comes to hyphenating.
'Eth' and 'thorn' are letter names in Icelandic? That's interesting: they are
in Anglo-Saxon too.
For anyone interested: <http://briem.ismennt.is/2/2.1a/2.1.1.thorn.and.eth.htm>
Why mention the Wikipedia entry? Well, apart from being informative, it uses
the thorn - apparently a real thorn - in its URL. Shows up nicely here on a Mac
Sadly, Wikipedia's URL for eth just uses 'eth'.
Steve [irrelevant fact hound]