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Re: Identical rendering? [was Re: SVG 1.2 General feedback]

From: Leonard Rosenthol <leonardr@lazerware.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 06:41:42 -0800
Message-Id: <a05111b30ba03f27fa1b3@[10.0.1.5]>
To: Thomas E Deweese <thomas.deweese@kodak.com>, Vadim Plessky <plessky@cnt.ru>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org

At 4:18 PM -0500 11/21/02, Thomas E Deweese wrote:
>  >>>>> "VP" == Vadim Plessky <plessky@cnt.ru> writes:
>
>VP> Than talk to Adobe to switch their ASV from closed-source
>VP> implementation to FreeType.  And ask Batik guys to use FreeType,
>VP> too. 
>
>     Does FreeType do stroking and dashing of outlines?  Typically
>this isn't needed for rendering text but is needed for svg.

	What FreeType will do in this case is return to the caller 
the vectors that make up the glpyh and you can do then do your own 
stroking/dashing.


Leonard
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