Well, it's nifty that they've finally got it available -- now comes the
battle for acceptance.
They are up against stiff competition -- Flash (which has been gaining wide
acceptance and penetration) and Microsoft has its own vector file format
(of which I can't recall the name -- and we all know how Microsoft likes to
screw up competing file formats). The one real advantage that SVG has is
that Adobe has been working closely with the WWW organization, and it is an
Hopefully it (or something like it) will become prevalent -- then we can
forget all the HTML we have learned!
At 4:25 PM -0400 2/15/00, Hrant H. Papazian wrote:
>So, guys, what are we to make of this?:
>Two typographic questions come to mind:
>1. How/with_what_formats does the embedding work? Is it safe?
>2. How is small text rendered? Full-fuzz? Any hinting?