[reportlab-users] RTL

Hosam Aly haly at centrivision.com
Wed Nov 18 09:28:05 EST 2009

Yoann Roman wrote:

>>> For the RTL support, it seems a branch under the main repository

>>> would make more sense since the changes should be minimal and getting

>>> them merged back into trunk as quickly as possible would benefit

>>> everyone needing this support. Then again, Hosam is much further

>>> along on this, so whatever works for him works for me.


>> I think this is the best option. If you guys agree I will make a

>> branch and then make you both committers. We need a branch name and

>> some user names.



> "rtl-support"?


> I don't have anything to commit at the moment. All of our RTL support

> was added outside of RL so we could keep using trunk without patching,

> and it's now fairly integrated into our other systems (e.g., we check

> available code points in a font after running Pyfribidi to determine the

> right one to use for each language). If you want to set this up now

> anyway, "yoann" is fine; I doubt you'll have 2 of those :-).


> Thanks,



The branch name "rtl-support" seems fine to me. I prefer my username to
be "hosamaly"

Thank you!

Hosam Aly
Software Engineer

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