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Re: [css3-fonts] @font-face matching and font-style descriptor

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 07:57:45 -0700
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>, Sergey Malkin <sergeym@microsoft.com>, John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, www-style@w3.org, www-font <www-font@w3.org>
Message-Id: <D40BCF2A-1930-4AE6-9D5F-F63B7089E03C@gmail.com>
To: Thomas Phinney <tphinney@cal.berkeley.edu>

On Sep 14, 2010, at 4:00 AM, Thomas Phinney wrote:

> I should clarify that I am not seeking a change in the default behavior, but if the existing behaviors are to persist, it would be a Very Good Thing if there were some mechanism to suppress or turn off all faux italics and faux bold. 

How about this:

@font-face { 
 font-family: MyFont;
 src: local(Arial);
}

@font-face { 
 font-family: MyFont;
 src: local(Arial);
 font-style:italic
}

@font-face { 
 font-family: MyFont;
 src: local(Arial);
 font-weight:bold;
}
Received on Tuesday, 14 September 2010 14:58:30 GMT

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