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Re: per-paragraph auto-direction, a.k.a. dir=uba

From: Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin <aharon@google.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2010 20:31:51 +0200
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=vUdo5US6sVnso=E1gdaqMMABTD+XgFUpmkhNv@mail.gmail.com>
To: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad.esfahbod@gmail.com>
Cc: Amit Aronovitch <aronovitch@gmail.com>, CE Whitehead <cewcathar@hotmail.com>, public-i18n-bidi@w3.org
Well, there are two separate issues here. One is that the UBA mangles AN
phone numbers pretty badly. This has no direct impact on the HTML/CSS
proposal. I have no problem sending that in, but would prefer to delay until
after the HTML5 bug submissions are done.

The other is to get bidi@unicode.org feedback on the modified first-strong
estimation algorithm I am proposing, in the context of the dir=auto feature
(not as a proposal to modify the UBA).

However, given that fantasai and Mati and Amit have already expressed
reservations about my proposal, and that no one has seconded it, I now
wonder whether it's  worth troubling them over it.


On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 7:05 PM, Behdad Esfahbod

> On 09/27/10 12:58, Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin wrote:
> > Would you want to sum it up and post there?
> Would have done, except that I'm myself behind on the discussion and rather
> confused.  I'd be happy to post if someone summarizes the open question(s).
> behdad
> > Aharon
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