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Re: Web Fonts

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Aug 2006 13:30:42 +0200
Message-ID: <17645.36322.396913.383387@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

Also sprach Ian Hickson:

 > > a) always require a font family name
 > > b) use the first font family name that appears in the archive
 > > c) make all fonts in the archive available for selection, proceed to
 > >    the next list value ("Headline" in the above example) and follow
 > >    normal rules from that point on.
 > 
 > I figured it would take all the fonts and ignore the names they have, just 
 > treating them all as one font family, and then use the other properties to 
 > select the relevant file.

[I wish we had a blackboard]

If you ignore the the names inside the zip/ttf files (which is what
you propose, no?), from where you get their name?

I agree that the other properties should be used to select the
final font. 

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
Received on Thursday, 24 August 2006 11:31:12 GMT

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