[texhax] GFS Porson polytonic keymap?
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu May 7 09:51:32 CEST 2009
Pierre MacKay wrote:
> Post-positive sequences for polytonic Greek are far from dead. Look at
> Thessalonica for Open Office. (disclosure --- the Ibycus sequencing is
> my contribution.)
> I continue to use sequences (which just happen to fit into 7-bit ASCII)
> because my aging
> memory can't keep up with the all the ALT CTL FUNC key chordal fingering
> you need for
> getting eight bits out of a normal keyboard.
I strongly agree. The Porphyrogenitus project uses Levy/Beccari
encoding, which is (IMHO) simple and straightforward to deal with.
I have been liaising with Peter King offline regarding
the placement of breathing and accents.
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