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Re: New file format names

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Aug 2009 20:56:02 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0908041856m7871700due58ab8d010607bc8@mail.gmail.com>
To: Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>
Cc: www-font <www-font@w3.org>
On Tue, Aug 4, 2009 at 8:28 PM, Thomas Lord<lord@emf.net> wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-08-04 at 19:59 -0500, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> This makes it clear that Hakon's fears revolve essentially around
>> marketing - he fears that if a format named EOT-Lite is standardized,
>
> It's clear in plain english that while
> HÃ¥kon has made reference to the *name*
> of EOTL to help explain his point, his
> reserve is not based simply on the name.

So, once again, "If you don't know, I won't tell you.".  I see.

> The mere fact you are going on as if
> his objection were simply about the name
> - and not being corrected by any EOT*
> advocate - helps to illustrate just how
> badly the EOT* effort has failed: how
> disingenuous the whole thing is.

Now I, and the format as a whole, am damned by silence.  It is
apparently impossible that everyone who's been monitoring the list
over the last couple of hours agrees with me.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 5 August 2009 01:57:02 GMT

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