Re: Netscape says CSS1 and Unicode support to be in NS 4.0

Dave Carter (dxc@ast.cam.ac.uk)
Tue, 3 Dec 1996 15:20:54 +0000 (GMT)


Date: Tue, 3 Dec 1996 15:20:54 +0000 (GMT)
From: Dave Carter <dxc@ast.cam.ac.uk>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
cc: David Perrell <davidp@earthlink.net>, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Netscape says CSS1 and Unicode support to be in NS 4.0
In-Reply-To: <32A441DC.167E@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.3.94.961203151438.21609E-100000@cass56>



On Tue, 3 Dec 1996, Chris Lilley wrote:

> David Perrell wrote:
> > 
> > Chris Wilson (PSD) wrote:
> > > Actually, there is a font working group within the W3C who have been
> > > developing a method for embedding fonts in Web pages using Cascading
> > > Style Sheets (CSS) syntax - I believe the proposal was jointly
> > > developed by Microsoft and Adobe.
> 

How will this work across platforms??? Surely font formats for different
platforms are completely different?? Or will they be generated by
something like TeX Metafont?

Dave Carter