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Re: new Emacs HELLO file??

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: new Emacs HELLO file??
Date: Sat, 12 Sep 2009 22:39:03 +0300

> From: address@hidden ( Taichi KAWABATA )
> Cc: address@hidden, address@hidden, address@hidden,
>       address@hidden
> Date: Sun, 13 Sep 2009 02:45:24 +0900
> >> In <address@hidden>, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> > > fixed the logical order of Arabic language.
> > Fixed how?  (Sorry, don't have time to look.)  The name of the
> > language (not the greeting) should be in visual order, because Emacs
> > does not yet support bidirectional display.
> Fixed to follow reading order.  They should be rendered correctly when
> copied to other programs that can handle BIDI correctly, which may
> include future version of Emacs.

No, we deliberately have the language in visual order to make it
readable.  Being readable is more important than being
copy-paste-able.  When Emacs supports bidirectional editing, we will
reorder that again.

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