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RE: Fonts WG Charter feedback

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jul 2009 14:54:07 +0000
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
CC: "www-font@w3.org" <www-font@w3.org>
Message-ID: <045A765940533D4CA4933A4A7E32597E020BE31C@TK5EX14MBXC111.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Håkon Wium Lie [mailto:howcome@opera.com]


>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
Absolutely agreed. We need interoperability.


>
> - 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
So you're comfortable with Ascender's proposal(s) ?
Received on Wednesday, 1 July 2009 14:54:52 GMT

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