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Re: EOT & DMCA concerns

From: Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>
Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2009 10:17:15 -0700
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Thomas Phinney <tphinney@cal.berkeley.edu>, John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>, www-font@w3.org
Message-Id: <1249492635.7510.2.camel@dell-desktop.example.com>
On Wed, 2009-08-05 at 10:39 +0200, Chris Lilley wrote:

> TL> Which leaves the EOTL proposal in the uncomfortable 
> TL> situation of insisting that rootstrings be enforced - 
> 
> EOTL has no rootstrings.
> 
> So your statement makes no sense.

Sorry.  "... of insisting that protections be
enforced."

On the one hand, implementers will not, in general,
be free to implement EOTC.   On the other hand,
to process EOTL, programs have to detect and reject
EOTC files.  Detecting and rejecting EOTC files in
this context amounts to enforcing EOTC protections.

-t
Received on Wednesday, 5 August 2009 17:17:56 GMT

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