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[Bug 10808] text with unknown direction gets corrupted when inserted in content with opposite direction

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Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 22:32:43 +0000
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Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|REOPENED                    |RESOLVED
         Resolution|                            |FIXED

--- Comment #59 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2011-04-28 22:32:37 UTC ---
Phrasing the requested changes as just an entirely new block of CSS is
unfortunately very inconvenient because it doesn't let me clearly see exactly
what changes you want, as opposed to what changes you don't want but
unintentionally included. (In particular, your proposed CSS has redundancies
that seem unintentional, so I'm almost certain it's not what you actually

Could you precisely list the cases that are not currently handled?

Currently all the elements that are rendered as block by default are 'isolate'
by default, as are <bdi> and <output>. <textarea> and <pre> with dir=auto are

Is the problem just that <span dir=auto> (and any other phrasing element with
dir=auto) isn't 'isolate'd?

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Status: Partially Accepted
Change Description: see diff given below
Rationale: I think I've understood and agreed with the comments above, but I'm
not 100% sure.

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