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Re: CSS3 @font-face / EOT Fonts

From: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Oct 2008 01:13:32 -0700
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: robert@ocallahan.org, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>, "bert@w3.org" <bert@w3.org>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <F42566AC-B32A-4BD1-AE4E-61D895C27493@apple.com>


On Oct 17, 2008, at 1:08 AM, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:

>
>
> I'd like to express agreement with Robert's comments. I also would  
> like to correct a few additional factual errors in the summary:
>
>> Håkon also convinced YesLogic (in 2007) and Apple (in 2008) to  
>> implement font linking (without embedding), in Prince and Safari,  
>> respectively.
>
> Apple's decision to implement Web Fonts was not to any significant  
> extent due to Håkon's advocacy, but rather because we feel it is an  
> important feature for the Web platform.

Correction on this. Hyatt tells me that he was in fact largely  
motivated by Håkon to begin our Web Fonts implementation. So I take  
this back. But I stand by the rest of my email.

  - Maciej
Received on Friday, 17 October 2008 08:14:13 GMT

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