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L10n.language.direction

Non-standard
This feature is not on a current W3C standards track, but it is supported on the Firefox OS platform. Although implementations may change in the future and it is not supported widely across browsers, it is suitable for use in code dedicated to Firefox OS apps.

 

The language.direction property returns the direction (ltr or rtl) of the currently active language.

Syntax

var languageCode = navigator.mozL10n.language.direction;

Value

Returns the direction of the currently active language (ltr or rtl).

Example

navigator.mozL10n.ready(function() {
  console.log('The current language's direction is ' + navigator.mozL10n.language.direction);
});

Specification

Not part of any specification.

See also

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