signwriting at MAC.COM
Fri Jul 6 14:29:33 UTC 2007
On Jul 6, 2007, at 4:31 AM, Tini Pel wrote:
> Hello Valerie and list,
> I have to agree with Stefan, it could become really complicated, to
> many possibilities.
> I am still working with DOS. It is a wonderful system Valerie, so
> easy to work with. With many thanks for that.
Great to hear from you ;-))
I am glad you are happily using SignWriter DOS. It works well for
western signed languages, and since you are using ASL, that is perfect!
We would not be able to type Ethiopian Sign Language with SignWriter
DOS however, because there was not a enough computer memory in
SignWriter DOS, to add more symbols, so the ISWA does have its
purpose too...It is an IPA of sorts, where we can list other
handshapes and movement symbols that are used in a broader set of
I hope you and Henk are doing well!
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