Re: Todo list for 1.0

Subject: Re: Todo list for 1.0
From: Leonard Rosenthol (
Date: Fri Apr 13 2001 - 08:52:53 CDT

At 06:42 AM 4/13/2001 +0000, Hubert Figuiere wrote:
>For feature 10. (hyphenation),

         Are we going to use a dictionary-based system? If so, can we use
ispell or pspell or do we need another dict? Fortunately, we now have the
language tags so we can determine which (if any) dictionary (or other word
breaking solution) to use when hyphenating.

         There are also some issues to deal with about the fact that you'll
be adding "virtual" data to the stream during measuring and rendering - and
that WILL impact performance and also increase complexity in those
routines. (that's not to so say that it isn't worth it, just pointing out

>Ah and I wished that tables would be here too, but I do understant that it
>is not a simple matter.

         Dom and I have been talking about tables, though definitely post
1.0 - at least at this time.


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