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

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Nov 2008 14:19:51 +0100
Message-ID: <18718.52343.958167.728760@opera.com>
To: Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Also sprach Thomas Lord:

 > W3C Recommendations aim to be an international
 > standard for data and computational resource 
 > sharing in a self-contained hypertext environment.
 > 
 > Because it aims to be international, it must be
 > relentlessly focused on the universal, technical
 > rather than the jurisdictional and factional.

Absolutely: we shouldn't expect the old mechanism (locally installed
fonts) to go away -- it's ok to use the old mechanism in combination
with the new (webfonts).

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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