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[whatwg] Text support in <canvas>

From: ROBO Design <robodesign@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2005 20:54:13 +0200
Message-ID: <op.szohgn1mmapogm@duron.mshome.net>
On Thu, 03 Nov 2005 18:48:03 +0200, Jayant Sai <jsai at esri.com> wrote:

> The introduction of the <canvas> is a GREAT start for higher quality
> graphics on the clientside. But whats missing is support for text
> rendering. Text is as important an element of graphics as the drawn
> shapes.
> Also, adding text support will bring <canvas> to par with MSIE's VML.
> thanks
> Jayant

Hello!
Yes, that's very useful and should be available as a seperate feature of  
<canvas>.

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