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Re: "Improving typography on the Web and in eBooks"

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:54:01 -0400
To: Peter Krautzberger <peter.krautzberger@mathjax.org>
Cc: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>, Dave Cramer <Dave.Cramer@hbgusa.com>, W3C Digital Publishing IG <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>, W3C Public Digital Publishing IG Mailing List <public-digipub-ig-comment@w3.org>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20140930125401.2576d660.liam@w3.org>
On Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:23:24 +0200 Peter Krautzberger <peter.krautzberger@mathjax.org> wrote:

> A related question. Somebody once pointed me to this http://goo.gl/jAeFRZ.
> Do you happen to know if this ever went anywhere more serious? (In
> particular, the font metrics API).

The canvas stuff looks like a seriously bad idea to me for accessibility; the font metrics stuff should be split off from it. I haven't heard anything about it, though.
I can ask Behdad next time I see him on IRC.

Liam Quin - XML Activity Lead, W3C, http://www.w3.org/People/Quin/
Pictures from old books: http://fromoldbooks.org/
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