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[whatwg] getSelection().modify() in vertical writing modes

From: Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@webkit.org>
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 18:37:59 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=xDbUvvBc0AsnwAcMWmvmL_w3HtA@mail.gmail.com>
I'm not sure how that relates to this discussion then.

- Ryosuke

On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 6:35 PM, Silvia Pfeiffer
<silviapfeiffer1 at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 11:19 AM, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa at webkit.org> wrote:
> > On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 6:14 PM, Silvia Pfeiffer <
> silviapfeiffer1 at gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >>
> >> In WebVTT we used "start" and "end" instead of "left" and "right".
> >> Might that help?
> >
> > Isn't 'start' and 'end' more analogous to 'forward' and 'backward'?
>  They're
> > logical movement, right?
>
> "start" and "end" are "positions", not movement. You start at the
> start and you stop and the end. "forward" and "backward" are your
> movements.
>
> Silvia.
>
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