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Re: Shaping characters in upright orientation in vertical text flow

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2012 00:58:38 -0500
To: 'WWW International' <www-international@w3.org>, "public-i18n-bidi@w3.org" <public-i18n-bidi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20120118055838.GI4914@mercury.ccil.org>
fantasai scripsit:

> "grapheme cluster" is a technical term meant to encompass, roughly-speaking,
> a "user-perceived character" (to quote UAX29). While Arabic letters may
> cursively join, a joined sequence is most definitely not considered a single
> "user-perceived character".

Fair enough.

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