User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050513 Fedora/1.0.4-1.3.1 Firefox/1.0.4 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050513 Fedora/1.0.4-1.3.1 Firefox/1.0.4 As Unicode TR9 says, direction (of bidi algorithm) of paragraphs should be auto-detected from the first strong character of paragraph. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Open a page with TEXTAREA 2. Type in TEXTAREA in Latin and an RTL language 3. Make some paragraphs randomly Actual Results: All paragraphs' direction is same. Expected Results: Every paragraph's direction should be as TR9 says.
How is this not a dupe of 218823?
i found bug 218823 comment 36 to be the most amusing, at best this bug is a subset of that bug.
(In reply to Behnam Esfahbod, comment #0) > Expected Results: > Every paragraph's direction should be as TR9 says. Actually, the TR9 says this: > "When a higher-level protocol specifies the paragraph level, it is not necessary to apply rules P2 and P3" http://www.unicode.org/unicode/reports/tr9/#The_Paragraph_Level HTML is one such higher-level protocol. Behnam, if you want this in Mozilla (and it seems many of us do), you should lobby Simon's suggestion and get the W3C to change their specs. Until then, I don't see this implemented. Prog.
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