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Re: Fonts WG Charter feedback

From: Dave Crossland <dave@lab6.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Jul 2009 19:33:27 +0100
Message-ID: <2285a9d20907031133y2257e36cs14d022917f8bfa67@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-font@w3.org
2009/6/30 Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>:
> On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 12:47 PM, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> We have, by your count, four vendors supporting a solution that currently
>> limits font choice for users
>
> This is pejorative. It's font vendors who ultimately determine font
> availability, not browsers or our solutions. So it would be much more
> reasonable to say "four vendors support a solution that many font vendors
> find unsatisfactory".

...and that some font vendors do, with TypeKit, Kernest, and others
making a lot of headlines recently.
Received on Friday, 3 July 2009 18:34:30 GMT

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