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Re: proposal for text layout with positioned glyphs, anchoring and bidirectionality

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2011 17:11:01 +1200
Message-ID: <4E38D865.1050904@mcc.id.au>
To: David Dailey <ddailey@zoominternet.net>
CC: www-svg@w3.org, yanli@scnu.edu.cn
Cameron McCormack:
>> I’d like to see someone prototype it in JavaScript, but this would
>> require access to the glyph shapes – we should expose this, too.

David Dailey:
> A fair deal. You expose access to shapes and I can round up some
> folks to work on prototyping!

Just a quick followup; I've raised
http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/WG/track/issues/2425 to consider an API
for exposing text as path data.
Received on Wednesday, 3 August 2011 05:11:44 UTC

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