Questions on the Unicode BiDirectional (BIDI) Algorithm

Philippe Verdy verdy_p at
Mon Jul 7 12:28:31 CDT 2014

Yes, my sentence was incomplete. But such prefernece mode is implemented in
common softwares (and without even needing UBA itself).

2014-07-07 19:25 GMT+02:00 Doug Ewell <doug at>:

> Philippe Verdy <verdy underscore p at wanadoo dot fr> wrote:
> > It just changes the direction behavior, it does not replace
> > characters, except in the preference mode using "national digits".
> It does not replace characters, period. There is no "preference mode" in
> the UBA that replaces digits. The terms "preference mode" and "national
> digits" do not appear in UAX #9.
> --
> Doug Ewell | Thornton, CO, USA
> | @DougEwell
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