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Re: [css-text] I18N-ISSUE-330: Tasmeem example not clear

From: Koji Ishii <kojiishi@gluesoft.co.jp>
Date: Thu, 29 May 2014 14:57:35 +0000
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On May 9, 2014, at 9:28 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:

On 01/24/2014 10:29 AM, Phillips, Addison wrote:
> State:
>     OPEN WG Comment
> Product:
>     CSS3-text
> Raised by:
>     Addison Phillips
> Opened on:
>     2014-01-23
> Description:
>     Section 7.3: The tasmeem example of "cursively justified" Arabic
>     text may not be clear to outside observers unfamiliar with kashida.
>     In addition, no mention is made of kashida or the kashida/tatweel
>     character. The term "kashida" should be introduced here with more
>     explanation, in addition to using a more visual emphatic example
>     of kashida expansion.

This isn't an example of using kashida characters, so I think that would
be inappropriate.

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 29 May 2014 14:58:10 UTC

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