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RE: [SVG1.1F2 LC] Comment regarding Text layout

From: Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2010 14:09:27 +1000
Message-Id: <RJ3I4L.B5MFDI26OLEN@abbra.com>
To: Sergey Malkin <sergeym@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-svg@w3.org" <www-svg@w3.org>
Hi Sergey & group,

	The full test 'text-text-06-t.svg' is expecting ligature
formation _before_ text chunking. You can read the explanation of
it in the description of the test. i.e. character->glyph mapping
before chunking.

	So there is a contradiction as far as I can tell.

Best regards,
Alex

--Original Message--:
>Alex Danilo wrote:
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>> If section 10.7 is followed, text chunk assignment happens
>> before character->glyph mapping, whilst if section 10.5 is followed,
>> text chunk assignment appears to happen after character->glyph mapping
>> occurs.
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>I do not see contradiction. Section 10.7 defines text chunk and restricts ligatures to single text chunk. And 10.5 tells what to do when it is actually formed, it does not say when this can or can't happen. 
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>I think removing x and y from 10.5 description should be enough to resolve potential confusion . By text chunk definition, there will not be x and y values defined for characters other than first anyway.
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>Thanks,
>Sergey
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