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Re: [css3-text][css3-fonts] text-transform: fullwidth

From: Ambrose LI <ambrose.li@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2011 11:05:55 -0400
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=273wQNKZEc9VxzGQLYyTvfJtSwQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Koji Ishii <kojiishi@gluesoft.co.jp>
Cc: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>, "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>
2011/4/11 Koji Ishii <kojiishi@gluesoft.co.jp>:
> OpenType feature is nice. It looks like you're a big fan of
> that, and I'm glad to hear that as I like that too. But what
> authors need here is a feature that works against any fonts,
> including TrueType, WOFF, SVG fonts, etc. Even some OpenType
> fonts may not have 'fwid' feature since it is an optional
> feature that font designers can opt in.

I agree totally with Koji: Relying on fwid is unrealistic; I have
never seen *any* Chinese font with an OpenType fwid feature, or for
that matter any of these useful OpenType features so common in
Japanese fonts.


-- 
cheers,
-ambrose
Received on Monday, 11 April 2011 15:06:22 GMT

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