W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > June 2014

Re: [css-text] I18N-ISSUE-333: 'letter-spacing' and Arabic

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Tue, 17 Jun 2014 07:25:35 -0700
Message-ID: <53A04FDF.5090907@inkedblade.net>
To: "Phillips, Addison" <addison@lab126.com>, "CSS WWW Style (www-style@w3.org)" <www-style@w3.org>
CC: www International <www-international@w3.org>
On 01/24/2014 10:31 AM, Phillips, Addison wrote:
> State:
>      OPEN WG Comment
> Product:
>      CSS3-text
> Raised by:
>      Addison Phillips
> Opened on:
>      2014-01-23
> Description:
>      Section 8.2: The section on "tracking" ('letter-spacing') should
>      probably reiterate that tracking does not break cursive/ligating
>      scripts like Arabic.

This is already very definitely stated as a MUST-level requirement at
the end of the letter-spacing section:
   http://www.w3.org/TR/css-text-3/#letter-spacing-property

I could add an example as Najib suggested, but since I don't really
have an idea of how to create one for "here is good behavior", it'll
have to be "here is bad behavior, don't do this". :)

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 17 June 2014 18:19:38 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 2 May 2016 14:39:22 UTC