Stationary vs. waving flags (was: Re: Adding RAINBOW FLAG to Unicode)
doug at ewellic.org
Sun Jul 19 13:39:23 CDT 2015
gfb hjjhjh <c933103 at gmail dot com> wrote:
>> I think a waving white flag is an emoji symbol for
>> "truce/surrender/come in peace", whereas a white rectangle doesn't
>> easily transmit the same idea.
> How about transparent flag?
I'm still not convinced this is a problem that needs to be solved. "A
flag goes here which your system couldn't display" is all that the base
character's glyph is trying to convey.
Proposing a new base character will ensure that this solution gets
delayed by at least another year. Is it really worth it?
Doug Ewell | http://ewellic.org | Thornton, CO
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