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Re: css3-text- Indic Inputs

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Sat, 09 Oct 2010 09:48:57 -0700
Message-ID: <4CB09CF9.8000408@inkedblade.net>
To: Somnath Chandra <schandra@mit.gov.in>
CC: style <www-style@w3.org>, wwwintl <www-international@w3.org>, intlcore <public-i18n-core@w3.org>, indic <public-i18n-indic@w3.org>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
On 10/09/2010 01:36 AM, Somnath Chandra wrote:
 > Hello Fantasai,
 >
 > Thanks a lot for your critical review of CSS Indic layout requirements.
 > Kindly note that this is only a first draft of W3C India's effort in
 > identifying the Indic requirements. So may be some of the inputs do not
 > meet your expectations. What I understand from your inputs is that
 > _Styling manuals giving detailed rules of styling of Indic scripts_ are
 > required. We are working in this direction and detailed Style manuals
 > are being developed involving all stake holders in India. We also
 > highlight our complexity. In India we have 22 Constitutionally
 > Recognized Languages and 12 scripts. Some of the Languages are written
 > in more than one scripts : E.g. Manipuri in Bengali and Meetei ,
 > Santhali in Devanagari and Ol-chiki scripts.

I'm glad to hear that.

 > I would also like to mention here that the browser level testing have
 > been done on latest versions (Available Beta) and not on older versions.

Ok. It's just that the only mention of browser version I see for
Firefox is version 2.0, which is very old.

 > I have already noted your comments and detailed inputs would be
 > subbmitted shortly.

Thanks~

~fantasai
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