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Re: Web Fonts

From: Emrah BASKAYA <emrahbaskaya@hesido.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2006 23:35:45 +0300
To: "Matthew Raymond" <mattraymond@earthlink.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tehx5vdr8nstxa@lomarnona>

On Fri, 18 Aug 2006 23:10:02 +0300, Matthew Raymond  
<mattraymond@earthlink.net> wrote:

> Or are we trying
> to create some big DRM scheme for every file referenced by CSS?

I agree with Matthew on this matter. Just as CSS doesn't check if the jpg  
used for a background is copyrighted or not, it would not need to check if  
the font is licensed. It should be at the web-authors discretion to use  
legal material. However, if a DRM needs to be done, this would still be  
out of CSS's scope. Maybe a generic DRM mechanism might be put in place  
for http3.0!

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