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Re: Last call comments on WOFF

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2011 21:52:29 +0200
Message-ID: <483328192.20110427215229@w3.org>
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
CC: www-font@w3.org
Hello Bert,

You wrote  

> 7) Is there really an advantage to aligning tables to 4-byte  
> boundaries? It's another bit of extra work for a generator, another 
> place where a programmer can make mistakes.

This was discussed by the WG and the conclusion was that yes, alignment to 4-byte boundaries does make things easier rather than harder for implementors. Its also what is currently implemented. So we do not plan to change this requirement.

Please respond indicating whether youo accept this decision.

 Chris Lilley   Technical Director, Interaction Domain                 
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead, Fonts Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
 Member, CSS, WebFonts, SVG Working Groups
Received on Wednesday, 27 April 2011 19:53:19 UTC

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