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RE: Reminder: Conference call: SOR and CORS vs. From Origin

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2011 21:15:43 +0000
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
CC: Erik van Blokland <erik@letterror.com>, "Levantovsky, Vladimir" <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>, "public-webfonts-wg@w3.org" <public-webfonts-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <045A765940533D4CA4933A4A7E32597E2AB5FF12@TK5EX14MBXC120.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
> To the best of my knowledge, that is not the case. Most hosting providers
> these days give their customers a way to customize response headers. Those
> few that do not would likely also not enable sending the correct Content-
> Type for WOFF fonts, which would likely either defeat same-origin
> restrictions tied to the format or simply not work at all. So I don't
> think it is sensible to focus on highly locked down hosting scenarios.

I don't understand this point as this assumes browsers need a correct Content-Type.
I don't believe that's true today.
Received on Wednesday, 16 February 2011 21:47:07 UTC

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