Re: [bidi] Re: Bidi demo

From: Mark Davis (
Date: Wed Apr 29 2009 - 13:15:24 CDT

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    I typed "open Unibook" in my browser, and nothing happened ;-)

    More concretely, it looks like we had different values for the C and Java
    reference code. Not a formal problem, since the ASCII hack is just for


    On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 10:52, Asmus Freytag <> wrote:

    > On 4/28/2009 8:40 PM, Mark Davis wrote:
    >> 3) The characters in your ASCII hacking table are different from
    >> those chosen by Asmus Freytag in his Bidi Tool (part of the
    >> Unibook application), for no benefit that I can see. I suggest to
    >> align your table with Asmus's, if for no other reason than that he
    >> was the first, so that we veteran Bidi dabblers are used to it.
    >> I basically just went with the characters that are in
    >> plus adding others so as to cover all the classes. I can definitely change
    >> those, although if the differ across versions of reference code we'll want
    >> to fix it. (For others, this is not an intrinsic part of the algorithm, just
    >> for testing.) Where are the Unibook ones listed?
    > open Unibook.
    > Tools/Bidi Demo
    > List is right there in the dialog.
    > A./
    > PS: or check the C++ reference sample code on the Unicode site (the latest
    > version of which is what Unibook is using as the source for that demo).

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