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Re: "Save Page As"

From: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad@google.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2010 10:22:06 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTikWxHo80Wri-z0gqT=bErCcu99gdkBHm+wsk6oh@mail.gmail.com>
To: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>
Cc: public-webfonts-wg@w3.org
On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 10:15 AM, John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com> wrote:

> Dave Crossland wrote:
>  On 22 November 2010 21:48, John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com> wrote:
>>> Our of interest, what currently happens when this option is used to save
>>> pages that use @font-face to link to naked TTFs?
>  Currently Chromium and Firefox do not implement saving linked fonts in
>> any format, which I consider to be a bug.
> See, I don't, because I wouldn't consider a particular font to be part of
> the *content* of the web page, and the fact that CSS provides for a list of
> fallback fonts is a clear indicator that a particular font is not part of
> the content of the page but is only one possible way of *displaying* the
> page.

With the same reasoning can't you also argue that CSS is categorically not
part of the *content* of the web page and hence should not be  saved?!

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