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[whatwg] Need document.available_fonts() call

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Date: Tue, 11 May 2010 11:14:44 +0200
Message-ID: <4BE92004.9080007@disruptive-innovations.com>
Le 11/05/10 06:25, Ian Hickson a ?crit :

>> document.available_fonts() or document.local_font_list() will be very
>> useful.
>
> Whether this would be useful or not I'm not sure, but in either case,
> that's a features for the CSSOM, not HTML. I recommend bringing this up on
> the CSS list (www-style at w3.org).

Hmmmm. Probably not. It's really a system/OS API.
I'm Cc:ing Robin Berjon here.

Please note there's a rather strong privacy issue here. I don't want a
web page to be able - without my prior consent - to query the list of
fonts available in my system.

</Daniel>
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