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Re: New work on fonts at W3C

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2009 23:31:12 +0000 (UTC)
To: Dave Crossland <dave@lab6.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0906222331000.16244@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 22 Jun 2009, Dave Crossland wrote:
> On 22 Jun 2009, at 21:47, Aryeh Gregor wrote:
> >
> > However, this would allow anyone to copy the font over to their domain 
> > and have it work on their site (not necessarily knowing that this 
> > violates its license terms).
> 
> I don't see how that can be prevented without a DRM system.

It also can't be prevented _with_ a DRM system.

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