From: Richard Ishida (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Oct 09 2008 - 07:13:37 CDT
I just did some testing in case, for some reason, there was something in Uniscribe that affects this, but it didn't appear to be the case.
You are using beta2, right?
I see Mongolian as expected using the standard writing-mode: tb-lr. (And I see Chinese and Japanese as expected using tb-rl.) See the early drafts of my tests with screen grabs for the reference graphics at
You are putting the CSS on a block element, right ?
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew West [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 09 October 2008 12:30
> To: Richard Ishida
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Mongolian script samples
> 2008/10/8 Richard Ishida <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > In particular, IE8beta now supports writing-mode:tb-lr.
> According to <http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms531187.aspx>
> you should use "-ms-writing-mode:tb-lr" in preference to
> "writing-mode:tb-lr", but that does not work for me either. Has anyone
> had any success in getting tb-rl layout to work with IE8Beta?
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