[rfc-i] graphics support

Leonard Rosenthol lrosenth at adobe.com
Fri Apr 20 00:43:38 PDT 2012


On 4/20/12 2:07 AM, "Paul E. Jones" <paulej at packetizer.com> wrote:

>One thing I do not fully understand is how text is handled in SVG.

Text is just standard Unicode text, usually in UTF-8.  Same as HTML.


>Fonts change with time to and changing one font for another where a
>character needs precise placement might mean the character is not rendered
>in the right place.  Is that an issue with SVG?

You don't necessary place each individual glyph (although you can), just
the beginning of a given text run.

Again, this is no different from HTML (especially with CSS placement
attributes).

Leonard



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