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Re: [css-text] I18N-ISSUE-332: Lack of complete kashida description

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 08 May 2014 17:31:54 -0700
Message-ID: <536C21FA.1030902@inkedblade.net>
To: "Phillips, Addison" <addison@lab126.com>, "CSS WWW Style (www-style@w3.org)" <www-style@w3.org>
CC: www International <www-international@w3.org>
On 01/24/2014 10:30 AM, Phillips, Addison wrote:
> State:
>      OPEN WG Comment
> Product:
>      CSS3-text
> Raised by:
>      Addison Phillips
> Opened on:
>      2014-01-23
> Description:
>      http://www.w3.org/2013/12/05-i18n-minutes.html
>
>      Section 7.3. The I18N WG is aware that there is not a complete description
> of how kashida should be implemented--no "Arabic LREQ" similar to the "JLREQ"
> document--and that this makes interoperable styling that includes kashida
> difficult for implementers to contemplate and difficult for CSS to describe.
>
> See also: discussion on http://www.w3.org/2013/12/05-i18n-minutes.html#item05

The CSSWG does not intend to address kashida justification in this level,
other than to allow it for the UA-defined 'auto' behavior.

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 9 May 2014 00:32:22 UTC

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