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Re: Hindi Alphabetic Bulleting in CSS3 (Indian Languages)

From: Goutam Kumar Saha <goutam.k.saha@kolkatacdac.in>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2006 13:18:13 +0530
Message-ID: <00a201c67986$403e2170$5880a8c0@GKS>
To: "Martin Duerst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>

Dear Martin,
This is for your kind information that we don't use vowel list for Bulleting
in Bengali, Oriya and Assamese etc.
Normally, to my best knowledge,  we use either Numeric bulleting (starting
from 1-one ) or Consonant bulleting only. Vowels are not used for buletting.
This might be true for other Indian Languages also (e.g. Gujrati, Malayalam
and Hindi etc.)

Thanks and Regards,
Goutam Kumar Saha

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Martin Duerst" <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
To: "Karunesh Arora" <karunesharora@cdacnoida.in>; "Richard Ishida"
Cc: <www-international@w3.org>; "Felix Sasaki" <fsasaki@w3.org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 17, 2006 11:05 AM
Subject: Re: Hindi Alphabetic Bulleting in CSS3

> Hello Karunesh,
> Great contribution!
> Two questions:
> You show Vowel bulleting order and consonant bulleting order separately.
> Does that mean that these are two different ways of labeling list items?
> Or is there some way to combine them in a single labeling style?
> In other words, would we need both of:
> list-style-type: devanagari-vowel
> list-style-type: devanagari-consonant
> Also, you say that this is the order for Indian languages, but does
> this apply to all Indian scripts? Are there variations depending
> on the language (e.g. for languages that don't use all the letters
> in a script)? What happens for scripts that e.g. don't have all
> the consonants, or have additional consonants? (e.g. Tamil?)
> Sorry to ask so many questions.
> Regards,    Martin.
> At 20:10 06/05/16, Karunesh Arora wrote:
>  >Dear all,
>  >In CSS3 Module :Lists working draft
>  >we found that the list-style-type for bulleting is done only for
numerals in
>  >Indian languages i.e no alphabetic bulletins are provided ( 4.4 List
>  >Content: The 'list-style-type' property - Alphabetic).  The ordering
>  >for Hindi is given in enclosed file for Vowels and Consonants.
>  >Please go through the document and give us your valuable suggestions.
>  >regards
>  >Karunesh & Vijay
>  >
>  >
>  >
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