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Re: SVG Fonts inside of OpenType fonts? [Cross-post from www-font@w3.org]

From: Bram Pitoyo <brampitoyo@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2011 21:49:38 +0530
Message-ID: <BANLkTik3t=S+iZJ8qnkZxB6we-5xv5ripw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: list.adam@twardoch.com, "www-font@w3.org" <www-font@w3.org>, www-svg@w3.org, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "public-webfonts-wg@w3.org" <public-webfonts-wg@w3.org>, OpenType List <opentype-migration-list@indx.co.uk>
> putting SVGZ in an sfnt table gives a table
> with pre-compressed contents.

Thanks for clarifying the concern I had, which is ultimately about how
nicely SVGZ will play inside the existing sfnt table in terms of size.
A few extra kilobytes are fine if browser rendering speed can be

It’s sufficiently fast with a few Latin-1 SVG fonts I tested this
afternoon. They load as quickly, or nearly as quickly, as WOFFs.

Received on Monday, 27 June 2011 16:20:29 UTC

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