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Re: SVG Fonts [...]

From: Rick <graham.rick@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 7 Jun 2010 09:10:20 -0400
Message-ID: <AANLkTinjmGVu_ea1LrrAQgWYE8EbulwcJBAVSgMnD5Wk@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
On Mon, Jun 7, 2010 at 6:51 AM, Erik Dahlstrom <ed@opera.com> wrote:

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> If the SVG user agent implements support for SVG Fonts, then all text is
> much more likely to be consistent across platforms, since the installed
> platform fonts usually vary quite a bit (goal: fewer false positives in case
> you rely on visual/rasterbased regression testing).

I can see the argument for that, we used auto raster testing at
BitFlash to much success.  The tests we used were more basic and
numerous than than the test suite.

One might be able to make the case for a cross browser suite that did
just that.  (Dr. H?)

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