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[1.2T-LC] i18n comment 7: Only tb-rl

From: <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2008 20:43:44 +0100
To: www-svg@w3.org, public-i18n-core@w3.org
Message-Id: <20081010194344.9F6A24F338@homer.w3.org>

Comment from the i18n review of:

Comment 7
At http://www.w3.org/International/reviews/0810-svg-tiny/
Editorial/substantive: E
Tracked by: RI

Location in reviewed document:
10.6.1 [http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/text.html#TextLayoutIntroduction]

"For top-to-bottom text, the block-progression-direction always points 90 degrees counter-clockwise from the reference orientation vector because the only available top-to-bottom writing mode is tb-rl."

I think this sentence needs to be deleted, since SVG Tiny doesn't support vertical text. If it is there as a general statement, it should be made clearer, and corrected to say that tb-rl is not the only vertical writing mode.

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