Re: Teletext

From: Lars Marius Garshol (
Date: Wed Jul 31 2002 - 17:22:16 EDT

* Shlomi Tal
| 2. Teletext offers no bidirectional algorithm. The display mechanism
| is limited to monodirectional LTR, necessitating the use of visually
| encoded Hebrew (that is, monodirectional LTR written Hebrew; see
| also my Hebrew FAQ for a longer explanation). This needs to be
| inverted to logical order when converting to Unicode.

This reminds me: does anyone have any pointers to information on how
to convert visually encoded text (especially HTML, but also other
formats) to Unicode?

Lars Marius Garshol, Ontopian         <URL: >
ISO SC34/WG3, OASIS GeoLang TC        <URL: >

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