Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Typing Linear B

Linear B was used to write an early form of Greek called Mycenaean. Although there is a keyboard for this script on my iDisk, the layout is arbitrary and not of much practical use. Thanks to Alessandro Vatri there is now a much more professional version, based on phonetic input, available from this page:


Fonts that cover Linear B include Aegean, ALPHABETUM Unicode, Code2001, MPH 2B Damase, and Penuturesu.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Due to the upcoming closure of Geocities, I have moved the Linear B layout to another web space:

Thank you
Alessandro Vatri