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Re: My solution of webfonts problem

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2008 10:50:07 +0100
Message-ID: <480B11CF.1080508@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>

Dave Crossland wrote:

> We can see from any large font publisher catalog - say
> http://www.myfonts.com/fonts/A.html - that there are many fonts with
> generic names that are not restricted by trademarks. I speculate that
> the namespace of font names might be full of clashes. It might not

As noted before, I believe that the most commonly used font formats 
contain a unique identifier for the font that is distinct from the name.

The problem you may have is that this may well not be properly used 
except by commercial fonts.


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