Problems with BidiCharTest.txt

Martin J. Dürst via Unicode unicode at
Sun Jul 16 21:42:58 CDT 2017

On 2017/07/17 04:28, Philippe Verdy via Unicode wrote:

> The isolation mode is also the one strongly recommended by default for
> <bdi> elements in HTML,

Well, that's for sure, because the "i" in "bdi" stands for "isolation", 
and the element was newly created for the isolation mode.

Regards,   Martin.

> but legacy browsers still don't have support for
> isolation mode and were mapping <bdi> element by default using the legacy
> embedding mode which has such caveats. So the specification is correct, it
> reproduces the legacy behavior as it was initially defined (and did not
> change) for RLE/PDF.

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