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Re: review off the different resolutions on my comments

From: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2008 16:12:48 -0700
Message-ID: <824e742c0803211612k68495b3dge4f9a12d0f8035b5@mail.gmail.com>
To: "aurélien levy" <aurelien.levy@free.fr>
Cc: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org

On Tue, Mar 11, 2008 at 4:00 AM, aurélien levy <aurelien.levy@free.fr> wrote:
>  Comment 7: clarifications needed on SC 1.4.5
>  Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-comments-wcag20/2008Jan/0007.html
>  (Issue ID: 2384)
>  My first question : "What about the use of font like futura who are not basic web font but near to them? did I need to replace it ?" is on image of text not on text only sorry for that.
>  For example, Safari support font embedding but others browsers don't. Even if the future version of others browsers may support it there will still have some old browser out there.
>  ----------------------------------------------------------

If you cannot achieve the desired effect, you technically could use an
image of text (with a text alternative, of course) in this situation
and still meet SC 1.4.5. However, the working group feels that the
best approach is to use a cascade, so that users who have the font
installed get it, and others get a similar font.
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