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Re: Thoughts on ruby

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Sun, 26 Sep 2010 13:41:39 +0900
Message-ID: <4C9ECF03.7000406@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
CC: public-i18n-cjk@w3.org, eb2m-mrt@asahi-net.or.jp, Hajime Shiozawa <hajimes@sw.it.aoyama.ac.jp>

On 2010/09/24 22:26, Richard Ishida wrote:
> Here are some thoughts on ruby that I hope will help discussions. I'm
> frustrated that I haven't had the time to work through these issues in depth
> with examples and tests, so I'm open to counter-arguments, but I hope that
> these pointers may provide useful input for discussion nonetheless.
> [1] I've heard people say that complex ruby has never been implemented, but
> actually there is a Firefox add-on (XHTML Ruby Support
> https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/1935/ ) that does a good job,
> so it's not impossible. Amaya also supports complex ruby with XHTML 1.1
> files.

Hajime Shiozawa, a master student of mine, has also implemented complex 
ruby, for Mozilla Firefox. Please see
It is currently available as a patch.

I'll leave it to Hajime to give you more details.

Regards,   Martin.

#-# Martin J. Dürst, Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University
#-# http://www.sw.it.aoyama.ac.jp   mailto:duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp
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