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Re: [css3-fonts] duplication and @font-face rules

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2008 21:04:49 -0800
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20081112050449.GA617@pickering.dbaron.org>

On Thursday 2008-11-06 10:42 -0800, L. David Baron wrote:
> 3. Handling multiple @font-face rules defining the same fonts
> =============================================================

> In this case, does the search for glyphs look in:
>  (1) a.ttf, then b.ttf, then Arial, then other sans-serif fonts
>  (2) b.ttf, then a.ttf, then Arial, then other sans-serif fonts
>  (3) a.ttf, then Arial, then other sans-serif fonts
>  (4) b.ttf, then Arial, then other sans-serif fonts
> ?
> 
> Right now WebKit nightlies appear to do (2) and Gecko nightlies
> appear to do (4).
> 
> I think I prefer (4) because:

Oops.  I just noticed I said this backwards.  I meant to say "I
think I prefer (2) because"...

-David

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