Summarized test results:
CSS3 Text, Boundary shaping

Intended audience: users, HTML coders, script developers, CSS coders, Web project managers, and anyone who wants to know whether browsers shape Arabic cursive text as described in the CSS Text module.

These tests check whether user agents correctly join or separate cursive characters according to style changes applied to them, as indicated by the CSS Text spec.

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Any dependencies are shown in notes above the table, and notes below the table will usually provide any additional useful information, including an explanation of why a result was marked as 'partially successful'.


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Basic tests


  1. shaping-012 only works if the the browser support bdi and dir=auto.

Ligated form


  1. shaping_lig-012 only works if the the browser support bdi and dir=auto.

Intervening diacritics