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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.


#3 Re: "Typesetting" in Mozilla

by SomeSmartAss

Thursday December 9th, 1999 6:53 AM

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The TrueDoc stuff is proprietary, so it probably won't make it into the Mozilla build. It'll probably show up in the "Netscape/AOL" version though, along with other proprietary bits (and SSL). Hopefully, it will be developed as a "plug-in", so you can simply apply it to any non-Netscape build.