Bidi paragraph direction in terminal emulators

Richard Wordingham via Unicode unicode at
Tue Feb 12 14:31:30 CST 2019

On Tue, 12 Feb 2019 13:50:00 +0100
Egmont Koblinger via Unicode <unicode at> wrote:

> For
> starter, I'd love to see a shell with interactive line editing (like
> bash, zsh),...

Bash already seems to handle proportional fonts quite well when run
under Emacs 'M-x shell', which is more than can be said for bash on
Gnome-terminal or an Emacs terminal!  In the latter two, it cannot
synchronise text display and cursor position. 


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