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RE: Mirroring Unicode symbols in Arabian

From: Daniel Marques <dani@wiris.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2013 13:04:09 +0100
Message-ID: <d167c7318c333e317ee0ff268e0d3528@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kent Karlsson <kent.karlsson14@telia.com>, David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Cc: www-math@w3.org
Hi Kent,

This is really helpful!

-----Original Message-----
From: Kent Karlsson [mailto:kent.karlsson14@telia.com]
Sent: martes, 19 de febrero de 2013 12:54
To: David Carlisle; Daniel Marques
Cc: www-math@w3.org
Subject: Re: Mirroring Unicode symbols in Arabian


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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