Bidi paragraph direction in terminal emulators

Eli Zaretskii via Unicode unicode at
Thu Feb 7 11:33:31 CST 2019

> From: Egmont Koblinger <egmont at>
> Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2019 18:12:37 +0100
> Cc: Richard Wordingham <richard.wordingham at>, 
> 	unicode Unicode Discussion <unicode at>
> I believe it's not my mental model that's weird, but your use of
> terminology that doesn't match UBA's that confused me.

Well, let's just say that Emacs uses the HL1 rule, and determines the
base direction for the entire chunk of text between empty lines.

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