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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 18:22:19 -0000
To: "'Doug Schepers'" <schepers@w3.org>, <www-svg@w3.org>
Cc: <public-i18n-core@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00ac01c93abc$7253b180$56fb1480$@org>

One more point: I think "current text position" should read "initial current text position" in the definition of middle.  I think that's a typo.

RI

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Richard Ishida
Internationalization Lead
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)

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http://rishida.net/



> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-i18n-core-request@w3.org [mailto:public-i18n-core-request@w3.org]
> On Behalf Of Richard Ishida
> Sent: 30 October 2008 16:20
> To: 'Doug Schepers'
> 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)
> 
> 
> The i18n WG is satisfied with this response.
> Thank you.
> 
> RI
> 
> ============
> Richard Ishida
> Internationalization Lead
> W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
> 
> http://www.w3.org/International/
> http://rishida.net/
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> > -----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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