[standards-jig] Re: [Foundation] Motion for last call on JEP-0071 (XHTML-IM)

Jacek Konieczny jajcus at bnet.pl
Sat Sep 13 08:21:36 UTC 2003


On Fri, Sep 12, 2003 at 11:02:45PM +0300, Alexey Shchepin wrote:
>  JK> If not, then how should speech-synthetizer pronounce bold text?
> 
> It can process <strong/> element by pronouncing text strongly, but IMHO it
> should not process <span style='font-weight: bold'/> -- there are no meaning of
> "font weight" in speech.

I understand this, but this doesn't make speech-synthetizer not
compliant with XHTML-IM. Console client is similar case - if it can't
switch font-family, then it doesn't have to process this style, but IMHO
it can try to simulate other font using eg. other color.

Greets,
        Jacek 



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