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Re: CSS3 @font-face / EOT Fonts - new compromise proposal

From: Dave Crossland <dave@lab6.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Nov 2008 18:35:46 +0000
Message-ID: <2285a9d20811131035u4c83457bu56d0ba53a71d4aa2@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Thomas Phinney" <tphinney@adobe.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Hi Thomas!

2008/11/13 Thomas Phinney <tphinney@adobe.com>:
>
>> any lack of [freely redistributable] font quality is likely to
>> be of limited duration
>
> The conclusion is not a logical consequence of the antecedents.
>
> There are literally several thousands of high-quality retail font families.

I'm curous. On a back of the envelope style estimation, how many
million man hours work is that, would you say? :-)

This is a serious question. Include time for people to learn the
skills too, if you think that's a factor, like I do.

Cheers,
Dave
Received on Thursday, 13 November 2008 18:36:21 GMT

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