Yes! It's that time. The 'hard' pencils down for GSoC was yesterday. The work is complete to an extent. The SVG backend is usable now. In fact, I created a tool, that will convert PDF to SVG. You can find it here: PDF 2 SVG Converter
Work finished so far: ... (more)
It's been quite a while since I posted here. I got a bit busy after mid-term evaluations and couldn't find time for writing. (I passed).
So, the SVG Viewer is now in the master branch of the PDF.js, as an example, for interested people to try it out. It now renders the text pretty well. Imag... (more)
I have been working for past two weeks on rendering text using SVG.
First, I tried it out using just the <text> element, by applying transformations each time. I used the 'matrix' of 'transform' attribute to represent the transformations, rather than nesting operations like, 'translate', 'scale... (more)