For information about the future work related to localization, see Future work.
fuchsia.intl.PropertyProvider change watcher API to a hanging get design and migrate all existing clients.
Instead of having a single
fuchsia.intl.PropertyProvider implemented by
intl_services, demonstrate best practices for embedding custom
PropertyProviders in Session implementations, ideally with multi-user use cases.
Wire up Dart's
Platform.localeName (blocked by Dart SDK #37586).
Wire up and verify Chromium's
Complete support for ephemeral fonts, i.e. loading fonts as ephemeral packages that are temporarily cached. This requires production support for ephemeral packages in Fuchsia.
Add support for font subsetting by allowing single typefaces to be split across multiple files, with metadata mapping code point ranges to files. For large fonts, this would improve loading performance.
Make font service multi-threaded to better handle workloads where a single component is displaying text in many fonts at once, or when multiple components are being displayed side by side.
Use ICU4X to implement real language and script ID matching in font service.
Implement support for async local font loading in Flutter.
Implement support for async local font loading in Chromium.
For workstation product, design and implement a font management UI for reviewing and testing out fonts available in a given build.
Design and implement APIs for switching keyboard layouts.
For workstation product, design and implement UI for switching keyboard layouts.