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Re: W3C CSS Home Redesign RFC

From: Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2007 22:38:47 -0800
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Cc: W3C Emailing list for WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
To: "Jukka K. Korpela" <jkorpela@cs.tut.fi>

The Webkit nightlies can embed TTFs.

On Nov 20, 2007, at 10:11 PM, Jukka K. Korpela wrote:

>
> Paul Nelson (ATC) wrote:
>
>> Calibri is available only on Vista.
>
> Not correct. I'm currently using it on XP.
>
>> However, it could be made into an
>> .EOT at the root of W3C's site (e.g. http://www.w3.org) and work
>> well...if other than Microsoft will implement .EOT support.
>
> Oink oink flap flap.
>
> There's no point in even mentioning .EOT in discussions on  
> practical web
> design these days; .EOT is useful for trivial demonstrations only.
>
> In practice, the prime question in font choices is: which specific
> fonts, among those with more than, say, 20% coverage do you choose, in
> which order do you put them,  and can you really be sure that each and
> every of them works reasonably for your pages? Having solved this, you
> _might_ consider and which less common fonts you might add before  
> them.
>
> Jukka K. Korpela ("Yucca")
> http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/
>
>
Received on Wednesday, 21 November 2007 06:40:24 GMT

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