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ORNL and Sri Lankan Tamil

Dr. Nandasara (Inst. of Computer Technology, Univ. of Colombo)
paper presented at TamilNet'97 Conference
goes at length about Sri Lankan experience of Developing tamil input/
display methods.

Regarding the objectable glyphs being debated, they do have the
following glyphs (taken Table 7 of his paper)in their tamil glyph set:
    grantha letters: sri, s, ksh, h, sa, ksha, ha, ja, jii, kshii, sii,
   ORNL:  old style Raa, Naa, naa
The paper talks about availability of ligatures to get the old style
Raa, Naa, Na,
and also old style lai, Nai, Lai and nai !!!


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