Bidirectional Text in Mozilla

Wednesday December 8th, 1999

IBM has announced that they are fronting an effort to get bidirectional text into Mozilla, and along the way dealing with issues such as Arabic glyph-shaping. They are currently working on some docs that will be posted in the newsgroups soon. In the meantime, you can read the announcement.

#12 Re: Re: Re: Re: It would be good if vertical text

by FrodoB

Friday December 10th, 1999 2:54 PM

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Yep. It would just be a proprietary extension that would likely become a defacto standard and force the W3C to add it in the next version of the HTML spec.