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Re: SVG Tiny bidi tests

From: Erik Dahlstrom <ed@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2011 17:06:52 +0100
To: "Richard Ishida" <ishida@w3.org>, "Simon Montagu" <smontagu@smontagu.org>
Cc: www-international@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.vpy5poe7geuyw5@localhost>
Responding to myself here, the dir attribute in HTML is not the same as  
the direction property (which is what the direction attribute in svg maps  
to). I think that the tests I asked about are correct.
/Erik

On Fri, 14 Jan 2011 17:19:09 +0100, Erik Dahlstrom <ed@opera.com> wrote:

> Hi Simon,
>
> Yes, you're right, the tests using unicode-bidi="override" are broken  
> and can be fixed as you suggest.
>
> I have a question about some of the other i18n svg tests.
>
> These tests don't behave the same way as the corresponding HTML  
> counterparts (attached):
>    -  
> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/svg/tests-bidi/direction-unicode-bidi?test=1
>    -  
> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/svg/tests-bidi/direction-unicode-bidi?test=6
>    - (the two corresponding textArea+tspan tests)
>
> Are the above tests correct?
>
> Cheers
> /Erik
>
> On Thu, 23 Dec 2010 22:31:49 +0100, Simon Montagu  
> <smontagu@smontagu.org> wrote:
>
>> Thank you for these excellent tests, and apologies for the delayed  
>> response.
>>
>> If I am not mistaken, there is an error in all the override tests under  
>> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/svg/test-direction-unicode-bidi-0,  
>> because they say "unicode-bidi: override" instead of "unicode-bidi:  
>> bidi-override".
>>
>> Best regards,
>> Simon
>>
>> On 11/07/2008 08:09 PM, Richard Ishida wrote:
>>>
>>> Chaps,
>>>
>>> I have just uploaded 82 tests (marked as draft until someone checks
>>> them for me) for handling of direction, unicode-bidi, text-anchor,
>>> and text-align in SVG Tiny 1.2, as per the latest editor's copy.
>>>
>>> I'd be grateful if some SVG folks would cast an eye over them.  In
>>> particular, I hope that these will be of use to the people
>>> implementing bidi support in SVG in user agents, although I am not
>>> expecting the tests to become part of the SVG Tiny 1.2 test suite at
>>> this late stage.
>>>
>>> You can find the tests here:
>>>
>>> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/svg/test-direction-unicode-bidi-0
>>>
>>>
>>> http://www.w3.org/International/tests/svg/test-direction-alignment-0
>>>
>>> If you comment on the tests, please copy both the lists above, unless
>>> you have good reason not to. (I won't see comments on the svg list
>>> only.)
>>>
>>>
>>> Cheers, RI
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> ============ Richard Ishida Internationalization Lead W3C (World Wide
>>> Web Consortium)
>>>
>>> http://www.w3.org/International/ http://rishida.net/
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
>


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Erik Dahlstrom, Core Technology Developer, Opera Software
Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
Personal blog: http://my.opera.com/macdev_ed
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