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Re: Bidirectional text and URLs

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: Bidirectional text and URLs
Date: Wed, 03 Dec 2014 12:13:06 -0500

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  > > It is easy to make an option turn off bidi processing.
  > > All it has to do is make all characters seem LTR.

  > That doesn't disable reordering, it just makes the results
  > indistinguishable.  Perhaps I don't understand what you want to do
  > with this option.

I think we are miscommunicating.  If every character is considered
to imply left-to-right, the ordering will be what it was before
we had bidi support.

Dr Richard Stallman
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