On Thu, 11 Aug 2005 10:30:21 -0400, Michael Everson <everson@...>

> I would argue that it is always bad to provide software that restricts
> people's ability to enter rare characters.

While Opera's e-mail is a mixed blessing, it does permit easy entry in hex
of any code point in at least the BMP of Unicode. Opera was somewhat late
to become "polylingual", but they have done well.

Nicholas Bodley /*|*\ Waltham, Mass. (Not "MA")
The curious hermit -- autodidact and polymath
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