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Re: SVG 2 Features and Approach

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 22:21:02 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLYRdKyfT2pYjYjhO1BzmpHEDyzvnt7xH5b3W7zw8MM0jQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Robert Longson <longsonr@gmail.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
On Tue, Jan 8, 2013 at 11:39 AM, Robert Longson <longsonr@gmail.com> wrote:

> > Note that, while SVG Fonts is getting dropped from SVG2 (or put into a
> module, or whatever), we're separately pursuing the ability to put SVG
> into a Truetype font for the outlines.  It already works in some
> (private?) version of Firefox, and I think has mild support from the
> other browsers.
>
> That would be Firefox 18, available to all next week and in Beta right now.
>

Currently preffed off by default to ensure we don't usurp standards. One
has to toggle gfx.font_rendering.opentype_svg.enabled in about:config to
experiment with it.

Rob
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