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Re: Problem with text-intro-05-t.svg

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 20 Oct 2008 00:37:59 +0200
Message-ID: <1715571912.20081020003759@w3.org>
To: Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com>
CC: W3C SVG Public Working Group <public-svg-wg@w3.org>

On Sunday, October 19, 2008, 3:56:29 AM, Alex wrote:

AD> Hi guys,

AD>         Since we realized via text-align-202-t.svg that right to left
AD> text requires correct interpretation of the 'text-anchor' property,
AD> fixed implementations now appear to fail text-intro-05-t.svg.

AD>         The reason is that the alignment point is set at x="460"
AD> and the text-anchor as "end". Since it's right to left text, this
AD> pushes most of the text off the right side of the viewport.

Yes, well spotted.

AD>         I think the text-anchor should either be set to "start"
AD> or the "x" co-ordinate changed.

Its been set to 'start'.

In addition I checked the old one in as an image patch (for Batik).

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Technical Director, Interaction Domain
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
Received on Sunday, 19 October 2008 22:38:16 UTC

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