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RE: the discussion is over, resistance time

From: Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>
Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2009 16:57:23 -0700
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Cc: luke whitmore <lwhitmore@gmail.com>, "www-font@w3.org" <www-font@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1246579043.6767.159.camel@dell-desktop.example.com>
On Thu, 2009-07-02 at 23:33 +0000, Sylvain Galineau wrote:
> Which in practice - i.e. the way [root strings are] used
>  in the field - means a same-origin check is done on the
> file on Behalf of the license holder. 

Well, let's recognize that there is a 
difference between a negotiation with a
server about whether that server chooses
to provide a font file and a restriction
upon what a client program is permitted to
with a font file that is already in hand.

Do you understand that difference?  We
can talk about the significance of that
difference if you have doubts about it but
for starters - you see that distinction, right?

-t
Received on Thursday, 2 July 2009 23:58:03 GMT

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