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Re: Mirroring Unicode symbols in Arabian

From: Kent Karlsson <kent.karlsson14@telia.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2013 12:54:23 +0100
To: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>, Daniel Marques <dani@wiris.com>
CC: <www-math@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CD49267F.2374D%kent.karlsson14@telia.com>

Den 2013-02-19 12:40, skrev "David Carlisle" <davidc@nag.co.uk>:
> http://www.unicode.org/Public/UNIDATA/UnicodeData.txt
> 
> Is the master source for most of the information but there are derived
> files, in particular
> 
> http://www.unicode.org/Public/UNIDATA/BidiMirroring.txt
> 
> has the characters re-ordered by mirroring property rather than codepoint.

Na, the BidiMirroring.txt file is an attempt at doing the mirroring on a
character basis. For the "[BEST FIT]" ones, one really should do a glyph
based mirroring (either statically in the font, or dynamically at rendering
time).

    /Kent K
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