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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.)

Cheers,
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