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Re: New test for review: Bidi misc

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Thu, 7 Oct 2004 16:48:02 -0700
To: GEO <public-i18n-geo@w3.org>, www-international@w3.org
Message-ID: <20041007234802.GA30232@darby.dbaron.org>
On Thursday 2004-10-07 15:52 -0700, L. David Baron wrote:
> > Richard Ishida wrote:
> > >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.
> This seems (I think, although I'm not sure where the letter boundaries
> are) to work correctly for me in Mozilla, Opera, and Konqueror, but
> that's probably because my windowing system (GNOME 2.6 on Fedora Core 2)
> handles bidirectional text and Arabic shaping.

Er, never mind, now that I pay attention to what the test was actually

This actually probably wouldn't be hard to fix, assuming that the
windowing environment supports LRE/RLE and PDF.  And I think I'd lean
towards agreeing that it is a bug.


L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >

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