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Re: Web Fonts

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 25 Aug 2006 07:58:52 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200608250658.k7P6wqF30022@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

> The descriptors are there to replicate information from the font
> files. This is a mainly a performace issue -- instead of (e.g.) having

In other formats, and I believe in W3C formats, it is also to allow
a best effort choice of local fonts to be made as a temporary font,
until font downloading completes, or as the final font, if font loading
is disabled or not possible.
Received on Friday, 25 August 2006 07:13:41 UTC

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