Commit 0c26561d authored by Eli Zaretskii's avatar Eli Zaretskii
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Update NEWS and lispref docs.

parent 41d384fa
2014-10-13 Eli Zaretskii <>
* display.texi (Bidirectional Display): Update the version of the
UBA to which we are conforming.
2014-07-11 Eli Zaretskii <>
* internals.texi (Garbage Collection): Fix last change.
......@@ -6552,7 +6552,8 @@ position. In performing this @dfn{bidirectional reordering}, Emacs
follows the Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm (a.k.a.@: @acronym{UBA}),
which is described in Annex #9 of the Unicode standard
(@url{}). Emacs provides a ``Full
Bidirectionality'' class implementation of the @acronym{UBA}.
Bidirectionality'' class implementation of the @acronym{UBA},
consistent with the requirements of the Unicode Standard v7.0.
@defvar bidi-display-reordering
If the value of this buffer-local variable is non-@code{nil} (the
2014-10-13 Eli Zaretskii <>
* NEWS: Mention the UBA implementation update.
2014-08-08 Jan Nieuwenhuizen <>
* compilation.txt (file): Add Guile backtrace example.
......@@ -76,6 +76,14 @@ character in the pasted text as actual user input. This results in a
paste experience similar to that under a window system, and significant
performance improvements when pasting large amounts of text.
** Emacs now supports the latest version of the UBA.
The Emacs implementation of the Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm (UBA)
was updated to support all the latest additions and changes introduced
in Unicode Standard versions 6.3 and 7.0, and a few changes suggested
for Unicode 8.0. This includes full support for directional isolates
and the Bidirectional Parentheses Algorithm (BPA) specified by these
Unicode standards.
* Changes in Specialized Modes and Packages in Emacs 24.5
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