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Re: apple and same-origin restrictions

From: Christopher Slye <cslye@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2011 21:05:35 -0800
Message-ID: <BA18441F-C0D1-4697-B570-34444235888A@adobe.com>
To: WOFF Working Group <public-webfonts-wg@w3.org>
This remark from Apple in that thread -- "... in some ways it would be better if WOFF itself would go away, since it has no real benefit over other font formats" -- reveals a breathtakingly simplistic view of WOFF.


On Jan 31, 2011, at 5:52 PM, John Daggett wrote:

> Although no comment was made during the last call period, some of the Webkit folks at Apple are apparently opposed to the use of same-origin restrictions:
>  https://lists.webkit.org/pipermail/webkit-dev/2011-January/015793.html
>  https://lists.webkit.org/pipermail/webkit-dev/2011-January/015797.html
> David, Julio, is this something you were aware of?  It would have been nice to have these comments made publicly during the last call period.
> Regards,
> John Daggett
Received on Tuesday, 1 February 2011 05:50:31 UTC

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