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Re: Hindi Alphabetic Bulleting in CSS3 (Indian Languages)

From: Goutam Kumar Saha <goutam.k.saha@kolkatacdac.in>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2006 14:15:24 +0530
Message-ID: <00b601c6798e$3d5a41c0$5880a8c0@GKS>
To: "Jose" <jose_stephen@cdactvm.in>, "Karunesh Kr. Arora" <karunesharora@cdacnoida.in>
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>

Dear Jose, Karunesh and Vijay,
Yes, Jose and all, Tamil language is one of  the exceptional one among
Indian languages.  This is a very good feedback.
Thanks and regards,
Goutam

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jose" <jose_stephen@cdactvm.in>
To: "Goutam Kumar Saha" <goutam.k.saha@kolkatacdac.in>; "Martin Duerst"
<duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2006 1:45 PM
Subject: Re: Hindi Alphabetic Bulleting in CSS3 (Indian Languages)


> Dear All
> In Tamil consonants & vowels are used for Bulleting since tamil have only
a
> few consonants.But in malayalam only consonants are used. You can refer
> malayalam bulleting list from the site
> http://www.malayalamresourcecentre.org/w3c/malayalambulletinglist.htm and
> tamil from the site
> http://www.malayalamresourcecentre.org/w3c/tamilbulletinglist.htm..
> Thanks & Regards,
> Jose Stephen
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Goutam Kumar Saha" <goutam.k.saha@kolkatacdac.in>
> To: "Martin Duerst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
> Cc: <www-international@w3.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2006 1:18 PM
> Subject: Re: Hindi Alphabetic Bulleting in CSS3 (Indian Languages)
>
>
> >
> > Dear Martin,
> > This is for your kind information that we don't use vowel list for
> > Bulleting
> > in Bengali, Oriya and Assamese etc.
> > Normally, to my best knowledge,  we use either Numeric bulleting
(starting
> > from 1-one ) or Consonant bulleting only. Vowels are not used for
> > buletting.
> > This might be true for other Indian Languages also (e.g. Gujrati,
> > Malayalam
> > and Hindi etc.)
> >
> > Thanks and Regards,
> > Goutam Kumar Saha
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Martin Duerst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
> > To: "Karunesh Arora" <karunesharora@cdacnoida.in>; "Richard Ishida"
> > <ishida@w3.org>
> > Cc: <www-international@w3.org>; "Felix Sasaki" <fsasaki@w3.org>
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2006 11:05 AM
> > Subject: Re: Hindi Alphabetic Bulleting in CSS3
> >
> >
> >>
> >> Hello Karunesh,
> >>
> >> Great contribution!
> >>
> >> Two questions:
> >>
> >> You show Vowel bulleting order and consonant bulleting order
separately.
> >> Does that mean that these are two different ways of labeling list
items?
> >> Or is there some way to combine them in a single labeling style?
> >>
> >> In other words, would we need both of:
> >> list-style-type: devanagari-vowel
> >> list-style-type: devanagari-consonant
> >>
> >> Also, you say that this is the order for Indian languages, but does
> >> this apply to all Indian scripts? Are there variations depending
> >> on the language (e.g. for languages that don't use all the letters
> >> in a script)? What happens for scripts that e.g. don't have all
> >> the consonants, or have additional consonants? (e.g. Tamil?)
> >>
> >> Sorry to ask so many questions.
> >>
> >> Regards,    Martin.
> >>
> >> At 20:10 06/05/16, Karunesh Arora wrote:
> >>  >Dear all,
> >>  >In CSS3 Module :Lists working draft
> > (ref:http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-lists/)
> >>  >we found that the list-style-type for bulleting is done only for
> > numerals in
> >>  >Indian languages i.e no alphabetic bulletins are provided ( 4.4 List
> >>  >Content: The 'list-style-type' property - Alphabetic).  The ordering
> > list
> >>  >for Hindi is given in enclosed file for Vowels and Consonants.
> >>  >Please go through the document and give us your valuable suggestions.
> >>  >regards
> >>  >Karunesh & Vijay
> >>  >
> >>  >
> >>  >
> >>
> >>
> >>
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