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Re: Fullwidth/upright vertical characters in Mongolian

From: Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2017 18:39:54 +0900
To: <jrmt@almas.co.jp>, 'r12a' <ishida@w3.org>, <public-i18n-mongolian@w3.org>
Message-ID: <285c34b7-67d0-ebdf-92a0-cc1db052800d@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
On 2017/01/24 17:52, jrmt@almas.co.jp wrote:

> But there are some uncommon usage, for example, some halfwidth digits or punctuations, if their length is 1 or 2 characters(2, 1. Or 21, 3c etc) , it will be written as upright in vertical text. More than 3 characters will be written as sideways. This is same with in the Japanese vertical text mode.
> I am not sure if it is controlled by the character default property or by the special CSS in Japanese. I think we have same requirement in Mongolian vertical text mode.

This is called tate-chu-yoko (縦中横) in Japanese. See 
https://www.w3.org/TR/jlreq/#handling_of_tatechuyoko. I'm not sure how 
it can be created it in HTML/CSS.

Regards,   Martin.

> Thanks and Best regards,
>
> Jirimutu
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