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Re: css3-fonts: should not dictate usage policy with respect to origin

From: Jonathan Kew <jonathan@jfkew.plus.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:45:28 +0100
Cc: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>, "Levantovsky, Vladimir" <Vladimir.Levantovsky@monotypeimaging.com>, Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>, Martin J. Dürst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>, 3668 FONT <public-webfonts-wg@w3.org>, www-font@w3.org
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To: Glenn Adams <glenn@skynav.com>
On 20 Jun 2011, at 19:53, Glenn Adams wrote:

> I believe we could agree to the first, but not to the second. In fact, we want to make the second to read as:
> 
>        UAs MUST NOT, by default, treat webfont resources as
>        same origin restricted.

Given that this is directly counter to the position of the webfonts working group as expressed in existing (draft) documents, as well as multiple existing implementations, I don't think this will be warmly received.

JK
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