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RE: Turning Off Antialiasing

From: Michael Bierman <mbierman@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2001 14:09:22 -0700
To: <www-svg@w3.org>
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We have an example of this on our new site:
http://www.adobe.com/svg/demos/svg_vs_html_text/example.html

For a list of what Adobe SVG Viewer currently supports, please see
http://www.adobe.com/svg/indepth/pdfs/SVG_current_support.pdf.

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-svg-request@w3.org [mailto:www-svg-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of
> ElShaddai Edwards
> Sent: Monday, July 09, 2001 5:56 AM
> To: www-svg@w3.org
> Subject: RE: Turning Off Antialiasing
>
>
> Jim,
>
> I can't speak for Adobe, but we [Jasc] haven't implemented support for
> 'shape-rendering' at this time. That doesn't mean we're "blithely
> ignoring"
> it or not paying attention to the spec, just that we haven't
> implemented it
> yet.
>
> Regards,
> ElShaddai Edwards
>
> ---
> ElShaddai Edwards
> Product Manager
> Jasc Software, Inc.
> http://www.jasc.com
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jim Rosenberg [mailto:jr@amanue.com]
> Sent: Saturday, July 07, 2001 10:55 AM
> To: www-svg@w3.org
> Subject: Turning Off Antialiasing
>
>
> I want fonts rendered with no antialiasing.  I still know very
> little about
> SVG, but I gather that the way this is supposed to be done is by
> incorporating shape-rendering:crispEdges into a style element.  I'm not
> getting this to work.  Here is some SVG that I have tried:
>
> <?xml version="1.0" standalone="no"?>
> <!DOCTYPE svg PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD SVG 20001102//EN"
> 	"http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/CR-SVG-20001102/DTD/svg-20001102.dtd">
> <svg width="500" height="500">
> 	<text x="186" y="173" style="font-family:Arial;font-size:14;stroke-
> width:1;stroke-opacity:0;stroke:rgb(0,0,0);
>
> fill-opacity:1;fill:rgb(0,0,0);opacity:1;shape-rendering:crispEdge
> s">well,
> this is a scratch default</text>
> </svg>
>
> <!-- Generated by Jasc WebDraw PR4(tm) on 07/07/01 15:40:36 -->
>
> When I view this using the Adobe SVG plugin, the font is
> antialiased, which
> is clearly visible when I do a screen capture and blow the bitmap
> up.  Jasc
> WebDraw also renders it antialiased in its Canvas pane.
>
> Am I doing something wrong?
>
> *Or* [hideous thought!] are viewer implementers just blithely ignoring
> shape-rendering:crispEdges?  I hope not.  The folks who made the SVG
> standard obviously went to a huge amount of work.  It would be a shame if
> viewer implementers just didn't pay attention to what the
> standard says ...
>
> ---
> Jim Rosenberg                            http://www.well.com/user/jer/
>      CIS: 71515,124
>      WELL: jer
>      Internet: jr@amanue.com
>
Received on Monday, 9 July 2001 17:11:04 GMT

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