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

RE: EOT-Lite File Format

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2009 00:17:53 +0000
To: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>, Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>, "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>, John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, www-font <www-font@w3.org>
Message-ID: <045A765940533D4CA4933A4A7E32597E02133030@TK5EX14MBXC111.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
>From: Tab Atkins Jr. [mailto:jackalmage@gmail.com]

>Excuse me for being dense, but does that mean that IE<=8 will
>effectively treat it as a version number of 0x00020000, but IE9 can
>reliably distinguish it from 0x2000000?

It'd read the header up to the latest version it understands (0x00020002) then
skip whatever is leftover (in this case 0 bytes) and that's it.
Received on Friday, 31 July 2009 00:18:36 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:01:40 UTC