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Re: [css3-writing-modes] vertical orientation and UTR50

From: Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 03 Jul 2012 10:02:36 +0200
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
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On Mon, 02 Jul 2012 17:59:17 +0200, Koji Ishii <kojiishi@gluesoft.co.jp>  
wrote:

> And the resolution at Hamburg actually helped, although it may not make  
> WD now. By that resolution, authors understood something more stable and  
> usable is coming soon. Implementers understood it's something worth to  
> spend time on. Access, a Japanese implementer, actually created a patch  
> and is going to upstream to Readium, and is also seeking for a  
> possibility to upstream WebKit too. I'm not sure if they can make it or  
> not, but yes, that was what I wanted, and the resolution at CSS WG  
> helped it to happen.

So what we needed was a clear and visible statement that UTR50 was the  
answer.
We made it, and that triggered the relevant changes in the early
implementations. Good.

> Now that both authors and implementers are aligned to draft #5.5 thanks  
> to the resolution and thanks to a lot of work to make it, and draft #6  
> is in the horizon, Sylvain's proposal makes great sense to me now.

I think this should be acceptable to everybody, yes.

  - Florian
Received on Tuesday, 3 July 2012 08:03:13 GMT

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