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Re: SVG glyph hinting

From: Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 8 Feb 2013 11:19:09 +1100
Message-ID: <CAGN7qDBeNcE_R=TAL1D9LasUwNWaH+92ka97Xrz7=heprGzQqQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
Cc: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
Also, you probably don't want your font anti-aliasing to apply all the time
since it's different from regular graphics.

On Fri, Feb 8, 2013 at 8:31 AM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>wrote:

> One issue with any approach to SVG glyphs that someone brought up on my
> blog is that SVG doesn't support any kind of hinting so it'll probably be
> difficult to create SVG glyphs that look good at low resolutions.
>
> I don't really have any ideas on how to solve this. I hope someone in the
> WG does :-).
>
> Rob
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