How we built it

OpenType variable font support

OpenType variable fonts integration in the layout engine affects at least the following aspects: 1) Axis value assignments from font-variation-settings 2) Integration of variable fonts axis parameters into layout operations 3) Font matching for: * Matching based on canonical scalable axes such as width or weight or optical sizing. * Matching named instances 4) Feature resolution of CSS props, feature-settings and variation settings

Comments

It's recommended to track the meta bug for details on level of current support.

Demo

Documentation

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

In development (launch bug)

Consensus & Standardization

Owner

Last updated on 2016-11-29