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Re: SC #78 'Adapting text', and a question regarding consensus on icon fonts

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:26:42 +0100
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Message-ID: <33e9aa24-87d1-f5ef-965a-a0f275275305@splintered.co.uk>
On 20/04/2017 15:17, Laura Carlson wrote:
> Check:
> https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/Issue_78_Options#James.27_Icon_Font_Technique

That is a non-normative technique of what authors could do, and if they 
do that, how user styles/font switchers/etc can be made to recognise 
that specific pattern.

It's not a standard (since the use of icon fonts themselves is 
non-standard), and can't be used for anything normative, I'd say.

Patrick H. Lauke

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