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Re: .webfont Proposal 2

From: Thomas Phinney <tphinney@cal.berkeley.edu>
Date: Fri, 17 Jul 2009 15:39:44 -0400
Message-ID: <f49ae6ac0907171239w53c8b4fcv661a477dd93cf2ca@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tal Leming <tal@typesupply.com>
Cc: www-font <www-font@w3.org>
On Fri, Jul 17, 2009 at 3:32 PM, Tal Leming<tal@typesupply.com> wrote:
>
> On Jul 17, 2009, at 2:54 PM, Thomas Phinney wrote:
>
>> Tal, Erik, would it be a requirement of .webfont format that if such a
>> URL is present, browsers enforce it?
>
> As the proposal said, we are interested in hearing from the browser
> developers on two possible ways of handling the <allow> element:
>
> 1. An unobtrusive alert system based on matching the viewed URL to the
> <allow> element. This is not the same as complete rejection of the fonts.
> 2. A "Page Info" interface element that would show the contents of the
> <allow> element, along with the other relevant metadata, to the user upon
> request.
>
> On idea 1, John, Sylvain and Håkon seem to have indicates that they could
> not accept this.
> On idea 2, John seems to have implied interest.
>
> Tal

Righto, thanks!

T

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