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Re: css3-fonts: should not dictate usage policy with respect to origin

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2011 12:25:23 -0400
Message-ID: <4E0CA373.2030409@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 6/30/11 12:09 PM, Glenn Adams wrote:
> There is no mechanism to allow script content to access font data, even
> by inference

Given that you can draw text into a canvas, this seems to be an 
incorrect claim.

And, importantly, new mechanisms of various sorts are getting added all 
the time.  Preventing unintentional leakage is _hard_.  See 
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2008Sep/0112.html for example.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 30 June 2011 16:25:51 GMT

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