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Re: a basic question

From: Erik van Blokland <erik@letterror.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Jul 2009 10:00:44 +0200
Cc: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>, Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>
Message-Id: <B4526AEB-5541-487D-A6DF-CB314650A2E3@letterror.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-font <www-font@w3.org>

On 7 jul 2009, at 02:36, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

> However, there is also the obvious point that no matter *what* is
> done, fonts will still be infringed upon.  It is technically
> impossible to create an effective DRM system.

I think no one on this list disputes that. But there are nuances  
between encouraging specific behaviour and making it slightly more  
difficult. Given the potential size of the userbase, even subtle  
differences in ease of access to desktop-ready fonts will have big  
effects.

Erik
Received on Tuesday, 7 July 2009 08:01:26 GMT

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