[webkit-dev] STIX Fonts and MathML Tests

Alex Milowski alex at milowski.org
Wed Jul 7 09:57:55 PDT 2010

On Wed, Jul 7, 2010 at 5:31 PM, Dan Bernstein <mitz at apple.com> wrote:
> On Jul 7, 2010, at 3:48 AM, Alex Milowski wrote:
>> Is there any precedence for this or default policy for tests requiring
>> fonts?
> Yes. Some tests require the Ahem font, so the font is checked into the repository and—at least on Mac OS X and Windows—DumpRenderTree activates the font while running the tests.

The STIX fonts are relatively small (2.6MB for the full download) and
we probably don't
need all of them.  Would it be acceptable to check these in like the Ahem font?

--Alex Milowski
"The excellence of grammar as a guide is proportional to the paucity of the
inflexions, i.e. to the degree of analysis effected by the language

Bertrand Russell in a footnote of Principles of Mathematics

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