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Add support for right-to-left scripts

Use the mapbox-gl-rtl-text plugin to support right-to-left languages such as Arabic and Hebrew.

By setting the lazy parameter to true, the plugin is only loaded when the map first encounters Hebrew or Arabic text.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<title>Add support for right-to-left scripts</title>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no" />
<script src="https://unpkg.com/[email protected]/dist/maplibre-gl.js"></script>
<link href="https://unpkg.com/[email protected]/dist/maplibre-gl.css" rel="stylesheet" />
<style>
body { margin: 0; padding: 0; }
#map { position: absolute; top: 0; bottom: 0; width: 100%; }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<div id="map"></div>
<script>
maplibregl.setRTLTextPlugin(
'https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/plugins/mapbox-gl-rtl-text/v0.2.3/mapbox-gl-rtl-text.js',
null,
true // Lazy load the plugin
);
var map = new maplibregl.Map({
container: 'map',
style:
'https://api.maptiler.com/maps/streets/style.json?key=get_your_own_OpIi9ZULNHzrESv6T2vL',
center: [44.3763, 33.2788],
zoom: 11
});
</script>
</body>
</html>