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Re: [css3-writing-modes] rename 'text-orientation' initial value to 'mixed-right'

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2012 11:57:36 +0100
Message-ID: <4F3CE120.10603@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 02/16/2012 04:39 AM, John Daggett wrote:
>
> During the initial discussions of property values for text-orientation,
> value names were oriented towards distinguishing between the *result* of
> specifying the orientation (e.g. show text rotated sideways right) but
> the actual behavior associated with each value now is more nuanced, such
> that I don't think sticking to the original "upright-right" and
> "upright" makes sense anymore.

If we wind up following the Microsoft proposal for Arabic, then
yes, I'd have to agree.

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 16 February 2012 16:05:16 GMT

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