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Re: [css3-webfonts] Downloaded fonts should not...

From: Dave Crossland <dave@lab6.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2008 01:48:14 +0100
Message-ID: <2285a9d20804101748k11e48efeod93a4aa38ba44147@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Paul Nelson (ATC)" <paulnel@winse.microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Hi Paul!

On 10/04/2008, Paul Nelson (ATC) <paulnel@winse.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >  "Downloaded fonts should not be made available to other applications."
> >  - http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-css3-webfonts-20020802/
> >
> >  Could someone explain what this means in a technical way for a browser
> >  developer implementing css3-webfonts?
>
>  Please have a look at the Microsoft/Monotype EOT and submission to W3C at:
>  http://www.w3.org/Submission/2008/01/
>  http://www.w3.org/Submission/2008/SUBM-EOT-20080305/

I'm confused. Is this submission intended as a part of CSS3?

It contradicts CSS3 as it says "Fonts ... may be embedded and
permanently installed on the remote system by [User Agents]."

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Regards,
Dave
Received on Friday, 11 April 2008 00:48:47 GMT

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