Emoticons theme specification

Tuomas Kuosmanen tigert at novell.com
Tue Jan 11 08:00:15 EET 2005

On Mon, 2005-01-10 at 16:58 +0100, Olivier Goffart wrote:
> >  - Should the spec support SVG? Both GNOME and KDE support SVG icon
> >    themes, and it seems that people might want scalable emoticons.
>  SVG is probably a good idea. i don't know if khtml support it fine thought.

SVG is a very good idea typographically - you can scale the emoticon to
the line height, so you dont get gaps on your lines because you happened
to use a smiley in the middle of your text, and that smiley happened to
be bigger than your font size.


Tuomas Kuosmanen <tigert at novell.com>

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