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Re: Re[2]: Browser support for downloadable fonts in CSS

From: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2002 17:49:19 +0000
To: "Chris Wilson" <cwilso@microsoft.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <auto-000019615847@umail.ru>
On Thursday 07 February 2002 00:54, Chris Wilson wrote:
|   Jan Roland Eriksson [mailto:jrexon@newsguy.com] wrote:
|   >>CW>know it was in MacIE as of 5.0 - don't know when it was added.
|   >
|   >JRE>So you have left your job as head of MS Browsers then?
|   No; I have never been head of MS Browsers.  I've been both a developer
|   and a program manager on the Windows Internet Explorer team; only
|   briefly were Windows and Macintosh IE even in the same division at
|   Microsoft.  Pocket IE is also a separate development team.  Regardless,
|   I've never been "head" of the effort, just a person visibly involved in
|   standards who works on the Windows IE team.

Hmm. And who is the Head of ALL browsers at Microsoft?
It would be nice to hear his voice here, as many people are very confused by 
incompatibilities of MS IE on different platforms nowdays.
Ok, I take it "as is" - but I am (and other people) definitly interested when 
we can expect *unified* MS IE, working in the same way on all platforms?

And, BTW: where is MS IE for Linux, which was expected to arrive in Q2 2001?
Has MainSoft missed deadline?

|   -Chris Wilson


Vadim Plessky
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