This generic font family allows authors to style content with a mathematical font. Main use case is MathML, since this would be the default font-family on <math> tags.

Motivation

- allow users to select a preference math fonts - allow authors to style content with a math fonts that has special features for rendering mathematical expressions (stretchy operators, math glyphs, etc) - render MathML content with a special math font instead of the one inherited from the parent.

Specification

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Specification currently under development in a Working Group

Status in Chromium

Blink>Fonts


No active development (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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Comments

See also the related intent: https://groups.google.com/a/chromium.org/g/blink-dev/c/hvN9YVvIb5c https://groups.google.com/a/chromium.org/g/blink-dev/c/OOZIrtSPLeM

Last updated on 2021-08-13