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Re: styling text

From: <AndrewWatt2001@aol.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2001 03:55:47 EST
Message-ID: <80.12cc7a11.291cf413@aol.com>
To: www-svg@w3.org
In a message dated 08.11.01 23:25:15 GMT Standard Time, danny666@virgilio.it 
writes:


> Hi,
> What I'm trying to do is bound to be dead straightforward, but I can't for
> the life of me see it in the spec.
> 
> All I want to do is define e.g. h1 as having style="font-size:100", h2 with
> style="font-size:200" then call on these styles later (in the same doc),
> like css. Something like :
> 
> <defs>
>     h1  style="font-size:200"
>     h2  style="font-size:20"
> </defs>
> 
> ...
> 
> <blah>
> <text style="url(#h1)">Big Headline</text>
> <text style="url(#h2)">Smaller Headline</text>
> </blah>
> 
> defs? It doesn't look like it...
> directly as css tags? maybe...class...hmm...
> 
> It's late at night & I'm off to bed now, but I'd appreciate someone making
> me feel stupid in the morning.
> 
> Cheers,
> Danny.

I hope this cheers Danny. :)

<?xml version="1.0" standalone="no"?>
<!DOCTYPE svg PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD SVG 20010904//EN"
"http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/REC-SVG-20010904/DTD/svg10.dtd">
<svg width="" height="">

<style type="text/css">
<![CDATA[ .MyBigText{font-size:40}
          .MyLittleText{font-size:12}
]]>
</style>
<text x="20" y="60" class="MyBigText">I AM BIG!</text>
<text x="20" y="100" class="MyLittleText">And I am only tiny! &lt;sniff/&gt; 
:) </text>

</svg>

Andrew Watt
Received on Friday, 9 November 2001 03:56:26 GMT

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