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Re: New test for review: Bidi misc

From: Simon Montagu <smontagu@smontagu.org>
Date: Fri, 08 Oct 2004 00:22:01 +0200
Message-ID: <4165C189.6090701@smontagu.org>
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: GEO <public-i18n-geo@w3.org>, www-international@w3.org

Richard Ishida wrote:
> I have put together a short test to see whether rtl directionality is inherited in the window title bar and tooltips.  Please send any comments before I add it formally to the site.
> 
> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/sec-bidi-misc-1
> 
> Preliminary results show that my most recent versions of Opera, IE, Firefox, Mozilla and Netscape do not correctly display bidi text in the window title bar.

I don't agree with this part of the test. In my opinion the direction of 
text in the browser title bar should depend on the directionality of the 
user interface, not the content currently displayed.
Received on Thursday, 7 October 2004 22:22:26 GMT

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