Re: RE: Directionality Standard

From: Jony Rosenne (
Date: Thu Jan 10 2008 - 02:43:33 CST

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            In this case, you should place an RLM or LRM in the beginning of the
    paragraph. BODY { font-family:Arial, Helvetica,
    sans-serif;font-size:12px; }
     On Thu 10/01/08 17:22 , Murray Sargent sent:
      Jony Rosenne observes:
    > See Unicode Standard Annex #9, The Bidirectional Algorithm, clause
    > "The Paragraph Level".
    > It seems there are many non-conforming applications out there, but
    > Unicode standard is clear and sufficient in this respect.
     This is the context rule I mentioned. It doesn't handle paragraphs
    that start with a strong character of the opposite direction from the
    desired paragraph direction. But it does work well in most cases.

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