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Re: [css3-writing-modes] i18n-ISSUE-275: Digit 1

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 2013 08:53:04 -0700
Message-ID: <51F932E0.1070408@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 07/31/2013 05:33 AM, Richard Ishida wrote:
> 9.1. Horizontal-in-Vertical Composition: the ‘text-combine-horizontal’ property
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-writing-modes/#digits-ltinteger
>
> "Integers outside the range 1-4 are invalid."
>
> What if you set
> date { text-combine-horizontal: digits 1; text-transform: full-width; }
>
> Does it make text-transform redundant?
>
> Isn't digits 1 equivalent to text-combine-horizontal: none? Shouldn't the spec say "Integers outside the range 2-4 are invalid."?
>
> Note added by Elika Etemad, 23 Jul 2013, 19:07:23:
>
> No, what that does is set each single digit as full-width and upright. (It's a bit redundant because full-width glyphs are by
> default upright.) The full-width transformation is only suppressed when there is more than one character in the TCY.
>
> If you remove the full-width text-transform, then digits 1 will effectively just put single digit numbers upright. It's not
> the same as 'none'.

Ok, given my response is in the issue you posted, but you're not
objecting to the response, what, exactly, are you expecting me
to do with this? :)

~fantasai
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