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Re: I18N-ISSUE-344: Wording of section 7.4.4 Cursive Scripts [CSS3-text]

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 07 Aug 2014 14:58:09 +0100
Message-ID: <53E385F1.6060209@w3.org>
To: www International <www-international@w3.org>, W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>
The i18n WG is now happy to close this issue.

Thank you.

RI

On 27/05/2014 17:14, Internationalization Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> I18N-ISSUE-344: Wording of section 7.4.4 Cursive Scripts [CSS3-text]
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> http://www.w3.org/International/track/issues/344
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> Raised by: Richard Ishida
> On product: CSS3-text
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> 7.4.4 Cursive Scripts
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-text-3/#justify-cursive
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> "Justification must not introduce gaps between visually-perceived letters of cursive scripts such as Arabic."
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> I guess that to be pedantic that ought to say 'between joined visually-perceived letters'.
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> "If it is able, the UA may translate space distributed to justification opportunities within a run of such visually-perceived letters into some form of cursive elongation for that run."
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> I don't really understand the meaning of "translate space distributed to justification opportunities". Is there a typo there?
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> "It otherwise must assume that no justification opportunity exists between any pair of visually-perceived letters in cursive script."
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> Again, I think this should refer to 'joined' letters only, since gaps produced by letters that don't join to the left appear to be a legitimate target for justification in some cases (in conjunction with inter-word spacing).
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> [this comment has not been reviewed by the i18n WG]
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