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Re: fonts-elem-05-t

From: Dirk Schulze <vbs85@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2010 22:50:07 +0200
To: "www-svg@w3.org" <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1272315007.29014.15.camel@dirk-laptop>
I searched a little bit more in the mailing lists and found another
comment as well as an entry in the issue tracking system:

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-svg-wg/2008AprJun/0160.html
http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/WG/track/actions/2085

I don't know if there are any results on this topic, but if so they
should be backported to the SVG 1.1 test suite.

Dirk

> the test fonts-elem-05-t surprised me a bit. The example tries to show
> the difference on various values for horiz-origin-x. But the expected
> result looks like no horiz-origin-x is applied at all.
> 
> I searched in the mailing list and found following comment to this test
> (http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2008Mar/0080.html):
> 
> "According to the spec the horiz-origin-x coordinate in
> the glyph space should be aligned with the current text 
> position. If the x coordinate of the origin is increased,
> I'd expect the glyphs move left in the rendered results as 
> the origin moves right in the glyph space. I'm assuming two
> things: 1) The x coordinate increases to right and 2) the
> horiz-origin-x is not added to the coordinates provided in 
> the glyps."
> 
> Sadly no one replied to this comment, but I'd agree to this opinion.
> 
> Any thoughts on this?
> 
> Greetings,
> Dirk
> 
Received on Monday, 26 April 2010 21:09:35 GMT

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