Re: [SVG 2 editors-draft 2013-08-08] Text layout

On Fri, Aug 9, 2013 at 6:00 AM, Dr. Olaf Hoffmann <> wrote:
> If this new text layout section is intended to solve real problems, this
> should be covered, for example by providing an option to set a
> font-size-correction property that scales the font-size to a value, that
> the text fits into the intended area, respectively, if for example the
> height of the area is not restricted, that the texts fits into the
> viewBox/viewport or can be made accessible else.
> There can be different values for this new property to decide whether
> the scaling only applies, if there is more text than area, or only if
> there is less text than area or both etc.

This has also received discussion in the CSSWG.  It would be a useful
property in both SVG and HTML.


Received on Friday, 9 August 2013 15:46:47 UTC