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RE: [css3-text] Tibetan tsek justification

From: Michel Suignard <michelsu@windows.microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Aug 2004 10:39:48 -0700
Message-ID: <84DD35E3DD87D5489AC42A59926DABE908810DD1@WIN-MSG-10.wingroup.windeploy.ntdev.microsoft.com>
To: "Etan Wexler" <ewexler@stickdog.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>

I would recommend folks interested in Tibetan justification to have a
look at chapter 9.11 in the Unicode 4.0 book, it contains a good
description of Tibetan justification and it is not covered by CSS3 text
so far.

Link at http://www.unicode.org/versions/Unicode4.0.0/ch09.pdf


-----Original Message-----
From: Etan Wexler [mailto:ewexler@stickdog.com] 
Sent: Friday, August 06, 2004 1:11 AM
To: www-style@w3.org; Michel Suignard
Subject: [css3-text] Tibetan tsek justification

When justifying Tibetan texts, is it acceptable under any of the
'text-justify' values to use tsek marks as justification? Is this
traditional method even used in electronically composed texts? Is it
possible, before the CSS3 Text module reaches Proposed Recommendation,
to add a note explaining the eventual verdict?

Does anybody care?

(For those who don't follow the tsek question, I refer you to The
Unicode Standard 4.0.1, section 9.11, "Tibetan"; see the subsection,
"Traditional Text Formatting and Line Justification".

Etan Wexler.
Received on Friday, 6 August 2004 13:40:19 UTC

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