[whatwg] Text support in <canvas>

ROBO Design robodesign at gmail.com
Thu Nov 3 10:54:13 PST 2005

On Thu, 03 Nov 2005 18:48:03 +0200, Jayant Sai <jsai at esri.com> wrote:

> The introduction of the <canvas> is a GREAT start for higher quality
> graphics on the clientside. But whats missing is support for text
> rendering. Text is as important an element of graphics as the drawn
> shapes.
> Also, adding text support will bring <canvas> to par with MSIE's VML.
> thanks
> Jayant

Yes, that's very useful and should be available as a seperate feature of  

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