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[css3-writing-modes] what are the Sv and Sh categories in Appendix C

From: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2012 18:16:03 -0800 (PST)
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <f692c62b-7ad6-4959-89b6-8bf703994129@zimbra1.shared.sjc1.mozilla.com>
>From CSS3 Writing Modes, Appendix C: Vertical Typesetting Synthesis:

> For vertical typesetting, using [[!UTR50]] and the rules below,
> characters are assigned into one of five categories:
> ...
> sideways (Sv)
>     These characters are sideways (rotated 90° clockwise) in both
>     ‘upright-right’ and ‘upright’ text orientations. 
> non-native (Sh)
>     These characters are sideways in ‘upright-right’ orientation and
>     upright in ‘upright’ orientation. 

I can't find a draft of the UTR-50 that defines these categories.  Is
this based on a private discussion or is this a separate proposal of

Also, the link to the current draft UTR-50 is not set up correctly in
the bibliography file, such the references in the editor's draft
appear as [[!UTR-50]].


John Daggett
Received on Monday, 16 January 2012 02:16:52 UTC

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