LTR/RTL paths

Alon Bar-Lev alon.barlev at
Sun Aug 26 19:32:53 BST 2007

On 8/26/07, Hans Meine <hans_meine at> wrote:
> Really, what about txt.thefile?  I expect this to be quite problematic.
> E.g. does "myimage.gray.xcf.bz2"
> become "bz2.myimage.gray.xcf", "bz2.xcf.myimage.gray",
> or "bz2.xcf.gray.myimage"?  I would leave these alone.

You are right...
I was referring the solution if the file was Hebrew or something...
The '.' behaves as expected in RTL.

> Wouldn't this simply reverse the whole string?  Anyhow, I should shut up
> because RTL decisions should obviously be made by those using RTL..

And their lives is not too easy as well... :)
It is very difficult to discus RTL when the other side don't have a
way to present it...


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