Tagging transliterations from a specific script

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Thu Mar 17 00:17:16 CET 2011

On 16 Mar 2011, at 23:03, David Starner wrote:

> Whether the overall structure of the page--whether images and frames and the like--go to the right or left is frequently determined by language tags;

In what applications?

> to determine it by the text on the page could force you to read an entire document before making that decision, and could be wrong if you had a lot of Latin text embedded in a Hebrew framework that should define the structure of the page.

I don't follow this. 

Michael Everson * http://www.evertype.com/

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