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Re: Rendering of Svg Font

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 7 Nov 2006 07:52:13 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200611070752.kA77qDl02352@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-svg@w3.org
Cc: www-style@w3.org

> 
> On Monday, November 6, 2006, 10:26:53 PM, David wrote:
> 
> >> In SVG document the font is rendered in logical order but in Malayalam =
> >> (an indic language) the rendering of some character are different from =
> >> it's logical order.
> 
> DW> I believe the intended technique is to define ligatures, probably for
> DW> all vowel consonant combinations.
> 
> 
> David, what message are you quoting from? It hasn't shown up here?

Oops. It looked so obvious that it belonged on www-svg that I didn't
check the To address.  Here is the full (plain text alternative) text.
I've copied to www-style, to get the original reply on the original list.
I note that you seem to have replied on the www-style, already.

> From: "Jose" <jose_stephen@cdactvm.in>
> To: <www-style@w3.org>
> Date: Mon, 6 Nov 2006 16:36:59 +0530
> Subject: Rendering of Svg Font 
> 
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> In SVG document the font is rendered in logical order but in Malayalam (an indic language) the rendering of some character are different from it's logical order.
> 
> For eg:-
> 
>   1.. Malayalam letter KA (0D15) + Malayalam Vowel sign E (0D46) has to be  rendered as Malayalam Vowel sign E (0D46) + Malayalam letter KA (0D15)
>  
> 
>   2.. Malayalam letter KA (0D15) + Malayalam Vowel sign O (0D4A) has to be  rendered as Malayalam Vowel sign E (0D46) + Malayalam letter KA (0D15)+ Malayalam Vowel sign AA (0D46) etc.. 
> Can anyone suggest any method to introduce correct rendering to such combinations? 
> 
> 
> 
> Best regards
> 
> Jose Stephen
Received on Tuesday, 7 November 2006 08:14:15 GMT

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