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Re: Styling of embedded right-to-left text in source code visualization

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2007 17:51:49 +0900
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To: Felix Sasaki <fsasaki@w3.org>, Najib Tounsi <ntounsi@emi.ac.ma>
Cc: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, public-i18n-its@w3.org

At 13:36 07/09/10, Felix Sasaki wrote:
>Hi Najib,
>many thanks for your mail.
>I would propose to resolve this issue like this:
>Add the following note to example 4 and add a reference to that note to example 31:
>Note also that this example shows the directionality of the of source text correctly. This is to ensure that you understand the concepts being described.

There is something missing in the next sentence:

>For such display, a sophisticated editor that resolves directionality of the source text correctly.

Regards,    Martin.

>Many editors are not yet this sophisticated. See the related discussion about <a href="http://www.w3.org/International/geo/html-tech/tech-bidi.html#d2e277">Problems with bidirectional source text</a> in  [Reference to "Internationalization Best Practices: Handling Right-to-left Scripts in XHTML and HTML Content"].
>and have proper display for these examples. I have changed the XSLT stylesheet accordingly.

#-#-#  Martin J. Du"rst, Assoc. Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University
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