>>On input methods - is there anything of a best practice or even a Government notification about an input standard?
In Tamil Nadu, the govt recommends and endorses the Tamil 99 keyboard layout. On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 10:12 AM, Shiju Alex <shijualexonl...@gmail.com>wrote: > Even though Central Government has adopted Unicode as the encoding > standard, the case is not the same with most State Governments. As far as I > know only few state goverments (Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Kerala,...) had adopted > Unicode standard. Many are still in the ASCII era. > > On input methods - is there anything of a best practice or even a >> > Government notification about an input standard? >> > > I haven't seen any notification regarding this yet. But InScript is > officially/unofficially adopted as the default input scheme. That is why it > is part school syllabus in some states. > > > > On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 9:54 AM, Gautam John <gau...@prathambooks.org>wrote: > >> Two things I meant to add: >> >> 1. The eGov standards body for India has recently notified Unicode >> 5.1.0 as the default standard for all eGov applications henceforth. >> (Sadly, their website is DoA - http://egovstandards.gov.in/) I am >> hopeful that this will be the start of some initiative within >> Government and would, hopefully, spread. >> >> A cache of their Approach Paper on Localization is here: >> >> >> http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:e28QCFBDI-cJ:egovstandards.gov.in/standards_localisation_app+india+egov+standards+unicode&cd=2&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=in&source=www.google.co.in >> >> And a cache their Character Encoding Standard For Indian Languages is >> here: >> >> >> http://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:dYxnM6D7IMQJ:egovstandards.gov.in/egscontent.2009-12-29.6248244073/at_download/file+india+egov+standards+unicode&hl=en&gl=in&pid=bl&srcid=ADGEESgxDT6JyHRlgWfR2TKYHKRGeAM5PigxzZAPyo2M1d6rxGnOC3sQ0S5XVDVVvPL_t5ZKmui0ghMMO63q2hZMT_WeJq0WH5FnEFYFioh7EZ_Uzj8XPnvVMatGZ4vO9kv6RXJZM56e&sig=AHIEtbQnDd2Gy29vyy97FnvAw2g4hN3cqQ >> >> 2. On input methods - is there anything of a best practice or even a >> Government notification about an input standard? >> >> Thank you. >> >> Best, >> >> Gautam >> ________ >> http://social.prathambooks.org/ >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > -- Beauty lies in the eyes of the beer holder
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