NamesList, Code Charts, ISO/IEC 10646

Eli Zaretskii eliz at
Mon May 4 11:59:26 CDT 2015

> Date: Mon, 4 May 2015 17:42:26 +0100
> From: Richard Wordingham <richard.wordingham at>
> > > I for one don't want to have to choose a non-English
> > > locale to type right-to-left text.
> > Non-sequitur?
> No.  The clear issue raised was of knowing whether a character's glyph
> would change with the bidi context.  One solution that immediately
> comes to mind is to display the character in a pick list according to
> the user's locale.

User's locale has nothing to do with bidi context, so this would be
simply wrong.

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