W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-font@w3.org > July to September 2009

Re: The unmentionable

From: Dirk Pranke <dpranke@chromium.org>
Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2009 15:15:02 -0700
Message-ID: <3726d1bf0907291515q69961a60qbd4e7f3296795818@mail.gmail.com>
To: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>
Cc: www-font@w3.org
On Wed, Jul 29, 2009 at 1:54 PM, John Hudson<tiro@tiro.com> wrote:
>> As to seeing the users do the wrong thing, I also have seen a
>> tremendous number of people pirate MP3s, but that doesn't mean that
>> iTunes and Amazon are now doing the wrong thing by selling files in
>> that format.
>
> Fonts are not music.

The analogy to music was purely intended to illustrate the
consequences of trusting (or not trusting) your customers. I was not
attempting to claim that music was analogous to fonts.

-- Dirk
Received on Wednesday, 29 July 2009 22:15:42 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Saturday, 11 June 2011 00:14:03 GMT