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Plaintext (Was: Re: per-paragraph auto-direction, a.k.a. dir=uba )

From: CE Whitehead <cewcathar@hotmail.com>
Date: Sun, 26 Sep 2010 16:48:43 -0400
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CC: <aharon@google.com>

From: Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin <aharon@google.com> 
Date: Sun, 26 Sep 2010 02:01:23 +0200

>   - For <textarea> and <pre>, dir=auto with autodirmethod=plaintext would
>   set unicode-bidi to "plaintext" and direction according to first-strong.
>   *Alternatively, we can just leave the direction at the inherited value.
>   The advantage of doing that is simplicity. The advantage of setting
>   direction according to first-string is that this makes the all-neutral
>   paragraphs in the element use the same direction as the first paragraph that
>   is not all-neutral. Please indicate what you prefer.*
I guess I'd like dir=plaintext to be set according to first-strong and also made a bidi-isolate since it's inline. you suggested making it a bidi isolate in a previous email.
--C. E. Whitehead
Received on Sunday, 26 September 2010 20:49:16 UTC

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