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Issue 86629: Persian (Farsi) text layout issues (e.g. on Persian BBC)
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Status:  Duplicate
Merged:  issue 92792
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Closed:  Sep 2011

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Reported by, Jun 18, 2011
Chrome Version       : 12.0.742.91 (Developer Build 87961) Ubuntu 11.04
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Other browsers tested: Firefox 5
Add OK or FAIL after other browsers where you have tested this issue:
Safari 5:
  Firefox 4.x: OK
IE 7/8/9:

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Browsing Persian (Farsi) websites

What is the expected result?
To show the frame of and fonts readable, as they appear on other browsers.

What happens instead?
Usually text lines start outside the text frame they are supposed to be. Therefore, some parts of them go missing. As an example, you can see BBC Persian website:

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Jun 18, 2011
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Summary: Persian (Farsi) text layout issues (e.g. on Persian BBC)
Labels: -Area-Undefined Area-Compat
Jun 18, 2011
Does the attached screenshot of Persian BBC look correct?  I'm using Chrome 13.0.782.24 (Official Build 89139) beta-m, on Windows XP.
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Jun 19, 2011
The attached screenshot looks correct. The problem is with chrome on Ubuntu. I am using Ubuntu 11.4
Jun 19, 2011
Here is a screenshot of how it looks for me. The problem is with all the Persian websites.
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Jun 29, 2011
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Labels: OS-Linux
Aug 3, 2011
the same happens to me
Aug 13, 2011
Same Problem.
Chromium 13.0.782.107 Ubuntu 11.04
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Sep 21, 2011
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Status: Duplicate
Mergedinto: 92792
Apr 26, 2012
I have the same problem in Linux (Ubuntu). Chrome version: 18.0.1025.162
Jun 27, 2012
same problem here..any solution? it is annoying!
Oct 13, 2012
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Mergedinto: chromium:92792
Mar 9, 2013
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