[Fwd: mercurial.selenic.com / IE9 Compatibility Issue]

timeless timeless at gmail.com
Wed Dec 8 01:36:55 CST 2010

On Wed, Dec 8, 2010 at 5:45 AM, Matt Mackall <mpm at selenic.com> wrote:
> Developer Notes:The site uses typeface.js, version 0.13 |
> typefacejs.neocracy.org which appears to be a js library to create
> scalable text using VML on IE and canvas on other browsers.  Feature
> detection appears to be errant in line 799 as listed here:

fwiw, there's a 0.14 which seems to have the same buggy feature
detection. rather cool to see microsoft's report on this.

it's probably vaguely worth noting that if we don't fix this,
microsoft is likely to add the site to its compat db which would force
it to render in one of the older modes.

But yeah, using font-face would be nice.

the "upstream" bug for this report is

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