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

From: Thomas Phinney <tphinney@adobe.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2008 15:55:01 -0800
To: "Levantovsky, Vladimir" <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>, John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <6D096C8718FA4241B934489A5E1CE1420118E2DE6670@nambx04.corp.adobe.com>

>  John Daggett wrote:
> >
> > Just one caveat here, you'll only be able to serve .ttf fonts
> > via EOT to IE this way, it won't load .otf files in an EOT wrapper.
> >
> >

Vlad replied:

> By *it* - do you mean IE or WEFT? Because there is nothing in EOT
> itself
> that would prevent it.

Nothing in the EOT format specification, but it's true that IE does not support OpenType CFF in an EOT wrapper, today.

Regards,

T
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