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RE: [1.2T-LC] i18n comment 9: Geometric middle of the text string (ISSUE-2111)

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 16:20:07 -0000
To: "'Doug Schepers'" <schepers@w3.org>
Cc: <www-svg@w3.org>, <public-i18n-core@w3.org>
Message-ID: <007701c93aab$5feb3b00$1fc1b100$@org>

The i18n WG is satisfied with this response.
Thank you.

RI

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Richard Ishida
Internationalization Lead
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)

http://www.w3.org/International/
http://rishida.net/



> -----Original Message-----
> From: Doug Schepers [mailto:schepers@w3.org]
> Sent: 11 October 2008 04:02
> To: ishida@w3.org
> Cc: www-svg@w3.org; public-i18n-core@w3.org
> Subject: Re: [1.2T-LC] i18n comment 9: Geometric middle of the text string
> (ISSUE-2111)
> 
> Hi, I18N-
> 
> ishida@w3.org wrote (on 10/10/08 3:44 PM):
> > Comment from the i18n review of:
> > http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-SVGMobile12-20080915/
> >
> > Comment 9 At http://www.w3.org/International/reviews/0810-svg-tiny/
> > Editorial/substantive: E Tracked by: RI
> >
> > Location in reviewed document: 10.8.1
> > [http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/text.html#TextAlignmentProperties]
> >
> > Comment: "middle The rendered characters are aligned such that the
> > geometric middle of the text string is at the current text position."
> >
> > It could be made clearer that this refers to the geometric middle of
> > the resulting rendered text, rather than the text string, since 'text
> > string' commonly refers to the characters in memory. This behaviour
> > has to take into account combining characters, conjunct forms, and
> > character widths in the rendered text.
> 
> Fixed, by replacing those three uses of the text string "text string"
> with the text string "resulting rendered text".  Please let us know if
> this satisfies your comment.
> 
> Regards-
> -Doug
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