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RE: Fonts WG Charter feedback

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 12:56:36 +0200
Message-ID: <19019.16612.293247.674026@opera.com>
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-font@w3.org" <www-font@w3.org>
Also sprach Sylvain Galineau:

 > >The only thing I ask for from MS is that you also commit to support
 > >TT/OT linking in IE, like you do in other products. This will require
 > >an hour or so of your time.
 > >
 > >Will you do it?
 >
 > If we do, will you commit to implement a font encoding format
 > commercial font vendors are comfortable with ?

Yes, provided that:

 - other browsers also come along; we need formats that all browsers
   support

 - the new font encoding is just that: a thin
   wrapper/obfuscation/compression layer on top of the current TT/OT
   format; there should be no new data for browsers to deal with

Cheers,

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
Received on Wednesday, 1 July 2009 11:08:11 GMT

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