W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > October 2003

Re: @font-face in CSS2.1

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2003 16:09:37 +0000 (UTC)
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0310311602200.25431@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 31 Oct 2003, Chris Lilley wrote:
>> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/Test/20030813/htmlframe/full-fonts-elem-01-t.html
> Did you get as far as -04-b before giving up?

Yes, but I have now realised my mistake; I was in fact looking at the
source of the harness, not the SVG test! My bad.

>> Do you have tests that test the actual @font-face rule?
>  -04-b (and -05-b not yet published)

Cool. Thanks.

>> In other words, do you have the tests that would be required for
>> CSS2.1 to exit CR if we kept this feature in the CSS2.1 draft.
> Not at that level of detail, no. Not yet. But then, its already more
> than the published CSS 2.1 test suite has ;-) so I guess CSS 2.1
> should be an empty spec by your criteria? ;-) / 2

We will indeed be removing features from CSS2.1 if, when we try to exit
CR, features have not been tested to that level of detail. (See the CR
exit criteria.)

Ian Hickson                                      )\._.,--....,'``.    fL
U+1047E                                         /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
http://index.hixie.ch/                         `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
Received on Friday, 31 October 2003 11:15:06 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Monday, 27 April 2009 13:54:24 GMT