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RE: New work on fonts at W3C

From: Levantovsky, Vladimir <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 16:58:21 -0400
Message-ID: <E955AA200CF46842B46F49B0BBB83FF2924D7C@wil-email-01.agfamonotype.org>
To: "John Daggett" <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, "www-style" <www-style@w3.org>
What about MTX compression? Since all the road blocks are now removed and the patent license is no longer perceived to be a "deal breaker" for Mozilla would you support this as part of the "simple obfuscation / targeted compression" compromise solution? 

Since there seem to be an agreement on this thread that compression is a valuable tool - Monotype could offer a helping hand here for browser vendors to implement it.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-style-request@w3.org [mailto:www-style-request@w3.org] On
> Behalf Of John Daggett
> Sent: Tuesday, June 23, 2009 4:46 PM
> To: www-style
> Subject: Re: New work on fonts at W3C
> Just to return to the original thread for a moment, Mozilla could see
> supporting the Ascender proposal, but we feel it's important that
> browsers also support direct linking to TrueType/OpenType fonts to
> allow
> the simplest possible use of fonts where licensing permits.
> John Daggett
> Mozilla Japan

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