Re: Cursor-wrap and bidi anomalies.

From: Francis James Franklin <>
Date: Mon Jan 31 2005 - 08:27:43 CET


What platform are you using (i.e., Windows, OSX, Linux,...)?
Can you provide a screen-shot?
Please give more details about what you are doing...

Regards, Frank

On 31 Jan 2005, at 07:35, Adam Bogacki wrote:
> Hi, I've been an impressed and appreciative AbiWord user - now 2.2.3 -
> for some time but at the moment find myself stumped by its unexpected
> behaviour. I'm sure there is an explanation.
> The cursor seems to I_wrap itself around a phrase_I (pardon the bad
> reproduction)
> and seems to occasionally insert text left-to-right, and occasionally
> right-to-left.
> It sometimes inserts on the left side of the written line, only to
> find text on the right side.
> A full stop intended for the right hand side of the line, ends up on
> the left.
> What may have caused it ?
> I'm trying to write something which is supposed to be a finished
> document by the end of the week
> and I'd rather not have to cut & paste everything to Open Office.

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