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

From: Brad Kemper <brkemper.comcast@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Nov 2008 16:30:53 -0800
Cc: "Levantovsky, Vladimir" <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>, Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical@gmail.com>, Mikko Rantalainen <mikko.rantalainen@peda.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
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To: Thomas Phinney <tphinney@adobe.com>


On Nov 15, 2008, at 4:21 PM, Thomas Phinney wrote:

>
> On Thursday, November 13, 2008 7:44 PM Aryeh Gregor wrote:
>
>> There is almost certainly a large middle class of websites,
>> such as those designed by professional contractors for
>> businesses with lots of money to spend, whose designers will
>> want to use retail fonts -- but these are not all websites,
>> nor all web designers.  I suspect they're a fairly small
>> minority, but even if not, they can't be assumed to be the
>> same as web designers as a whole.
>
> My survey (IIRC, I had about 330 web designers/developers respond)  
> overwhelmingly showed the opposite.
>
> But this is this kind of debate is a pointless sideshow. I won't  
> engage on this other stuff any further, regardless of the  
> provocation. Let's get on with the business of actually trying to  
> make standards, shall we?
>
> Regards,
>
> T
>

Yes, please.
Received on Sunday, 16 November 2008 00:31:35 GMT

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