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Re: 1.1 2nd edition last call comment : fill-rule on text elements

From: Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Aug 2010 10:11:04 +1000
Message-Id: <G6J07L.30ONAN7WDXQ8@abbra.com>
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Cc: Patrick Dengler <patd@microsoft.com>, SVG Working Group WG <public-svg-wg@w3.org>
+1.

For the record they render differently in Vidualize as well (i.e. as they should).

Alex

--Original Message--:
>Patrick Dengler:
>> We don't believe fill-rule belongs on text elements.
>>
>> http://dev.w3.org/SVG/profiles/1.1F2/publish/painting.html#FillProperties
>>
>> We cannot think of a scenario where this would apply to text.
>>
>> We would like to make this minor adjustment to the spec (remove
>> application to text) unless we are missing something.
>
>It applies in the case of SVG Fonts, where complex glyphs inherit
>properties from the text content element that references them.  The two
><text> elements in http://mcc.id.au/2010/text-fill-rule.svg render
>differently in Batik.
>
>-- 
>Cameron McCormack ≝ http://mcc.id.au/
>
>
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