|10-25-2012, 08:35 AM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2012
Device: Kindle Keyboard 3G
Right-to-left writing, conversion to mobi problem.
I want to create some translation tables with Hebrew (right-to-left writing) and another language with left-to-right writing (in my case, Portuguese).
I created a table like the one in this example www.lopezmoreira.net/hebtable and then converted it to MOBI file with Calibre. Then, when I open the file in my kindle, the "right-to-left" text had its direction inverted becoming something like a left-to-right text.
If I open the mentioned link in my kindle, the text inversion problem does not appear, just if I convert it to MOBI file using Calibre.
Does the MOBI file support such a table mixing both kinds of writing direction? Or perhaps is some implementation missed?
|10-25-2012, 01:08 PM||#2|
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Paris, France
Device: Kindle 2i, 3g, 4, 5w, PW & PW2
@alexandrelm: The mobi6 renderer on Kindle (eInk, at least) devices doesn't support RTL.
You might have better luck with a KF8 file on KF8 capable devices, but it might still not be perfect.
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