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Re: Web Fonts

From: Kelly <lightsolphoenix@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2006 13:00:02 -0400
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <200608181300.08982.lightsolphoenix@gmail.com>

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On Friday, August 18, 2006 12:36 pm, Bert Bos wrote:
> So maybe we need a standard format that does
> what EOT does: associate in one file both the glyph outlines and the
> URLs of the documents they may be used with. (Note that it is not a
> copy-protection technique in the sense of making it difficult to copy
> the font, it just makes it easy for people to "do the right thing,"
> i.e., embed rather than redistribute.)

Would probably have to be some variant of zip/gzip, to allow placing more than 
one family in the file, plus allowing for some form of DRM management on the 
file...
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