Peter T. Daniels <grammatim at worldnet dot att dot net> wrote:

>> Some members of the Empire have created the Universal Character Set,
>> whose brief it is to represent in interchangeable form all of the
>> world's writing systems.
> Then those writing systems just go away? I suppose computer engineers
> would think that was a Good Thing.

I'm just dying to know how you got from Point A to Point B here.

How would creating a computer encoding for a writing system cause the
writing system to go away?

Doug Ewell
Fullerton, California