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Re: [counter-styles] i18n-ISSUE-282: Problems with Ethiopic-numeric algorithm

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2014 10:38:33 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCwOEj2tFe8fuSc2ZoSEJqpfQWbfmeoWXu7gFHhDdVqUA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: www International <www-international@w3.org>, W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 3:30 AM, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org> wrote:
> One thing that's still problematic with the algorithm is that it doesn't
> produce a value for 1, because of "if the group is the most significant one
> and has the value 1" in step 3. I think we need to say "The following
> algorithm converts decimal digits higher than 1 to ethiopic numbers" or
> something like it (since testing for the value 1 at the start seems to be
> the most efficient approach).
> Nit: in step 5 "exceptgroups with a value of zero" (note the typo) might be
> better as "except groups which originally had a value of zero", since the
> values have actually been removed by this point (in step 3).

Accepted both these corrections.

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