From: Petr Tomasek (email@example.com)
Date: Fri May 15 2009 - 14:21:56 CDT
On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 11:26:16AM -0700, Troy Louden wrote:
> I'm implementing the Unicode Bidi algorithm (http://www.unicode.org/reports/tr9/) for a project at work and I don't understand why, according to the spec, Arabic Numbers are displayed Left-to-Right instead of Right-to-Left.
Because arabic numerals ARE written left-to-right. (Historically this is
probably due to the fact, that in arabic the the numbers were read
starting from the least significant digit, e.g. "three and twenty and hundert"
-- Petr Tomasek <http://www.etf.cuni.cz/~tomasek> Jabber: firstname.lastname@example.org SIP: email@example.com
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