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fribidi_get_joining_type(3)   Programmer's Manual  fribidi_get_joining_type(3)

NAME
       fribidi_get_joining_type	- get character	joining	type

SYNOPSIS
       #include	<fribidi.h>

       extern FriBidiJoiningType fribidi_get_joining_type(FriBidiChar ch);

PARAMETERS
       FriBidiChar ch
	      Input character.

DESCRIPTION
       This function returns the joining type of a character as	defined	in Ta-
       ble 8-2 Primary Arabic Joining Classes of the Unicode  standard	avail-
       able   at  http://www.unicode.org/versions/Unicode4.0.0/ch08.pdf#G7462,
       using data provided in file ArabicShaping.txt  and  UnicodeData.txt  of
       the Unicode Character Database available	at http://www.unicode.org/Pub-
       lic/UNIDATA/ArabicShaping.txt	  and	   http://www.unicode.org/Pub-
       lic/UNIDATA/UnicodeData.txt.

       There  are a few	macros defined in fribidi-joining-types.h for querying
       a joining type.

RETURNS
       Possible	values for an extern FriBidiJoiningType	are as follows:
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_U  NUn-joining, e.g.	Full Stop.
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_R  Right-joining, e.g. Arabic Letter	Dal.
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_D  Dual-joining, e.g. Arabic	Letter Ain.
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_C  Join-Causing, e.g. Tatweel, ZWJ.
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_T  Transparent, e.g.	Arabic Fatha.
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_L  Left-joining, i.e. Fictional.
	      FRIBIDI_JOINING_TYPE_G  IGnored, e.g. LRE, RLE, ZWNBSP.

SEE ALSO
       fribidi_shape_arabic(3),			 fribidi_get_par_direction(3),
       fribidi_get_par_embedding_levels_ex(3),	      fribidi_reorder_line(3),
       fribidi_get_bidi_type(3),		    fribidi_get_bidi_types(3),
       fribidi_get_bidi_type_name(3), fribidi_debug_status(3), fribidi_set_de-
       bug(3),	fribidi_charset_to_unicode(3),	fribidi_unicode_to_charset(3),
       fribidi_parse_charset(3), fribidi_mirroring_status(3), fribidi_set_mir-
       roring(3),  fribidi_reorder_nsm_status(3),  fribidi_set_reorder_nsm(3),
       fribidi_log2vis_get_embedding_levels(3),		  fribidi_get_type(3),
       fribidi_get_type_internal(3),	  fribidi_get_par_embedding_levels(3),
       fribidi_join_arabic(3), fribidi_get_joining_types(3), fribidi_get_join-
       ing_type_name(3),   fribidi_get_mirror_char(3),	 fribidi_shape_mirror-
       ing(3),	    fribidi_get_bracket(3),	 fribidi_get_bracket_types(3),
       fribidi_shape(3), fribidi_remove_bidi_marks(3), fribidi_log2vis(3)

c2man fribidi-joining-types.h	 20 July 2018	   fribidi_get_joining_type(3)

NAME | SYNOPSIS | PARAMETERS | DESCRIPTION | RETURNS | SEE ALSO

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