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Re: [css3-text] Tibetan tsek justification

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 06 Aug 2004 12:38:03 +0200
Message-ID: <41135F8B.6030402@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org

Etan Wexler wrote:
> When justifying Tibetan texts, is it acceptable under any of the 
> 'text-justify' values to use tsek marks as justification? Is this 
> traditional method even used in electronically composed texts? Is it 
> possible, before the CSS3 Text module reaches Proposed Recommendation, 
> to add a note explaining the eventual verdict?
> Does anybody care?

I care. Comments on CSS3 Text are most welcome, I will go over
them for the next working draft. Note, however, that I intend
to rewrite the Text Layout chapter.

> (For those who don't follow the tsek question, I refer you to The 
> Unicode Standard 4.0.1, section 9.11, "Tibetan"; see the subsection, 
> "Traditional Text Formatting and Line Justification".
> <http://www.unicode.org/versions/Unicode4.0.0/ch09.pdf>)


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