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Re: Fonts WG Charter feedback

From: Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3c@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Jul 2009 16:32:19 -0400
Message-ID: <7c2a12e20907021332h67a9fe52rf671108a90627ffd@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>, HÃ¥kon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, "www-font@w3.org" <www-font@w3.org>
On Thu, Jul 2, 2009 at 4:23 PM, Tab Atkins Jr.<jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> In all the discussion, I can't recall this specific question being
> asked, so I'll ask it: What exactly is the problem with supporting
> TTF/OTF *and* another format?

That anyone could copy fonts from their desktop to web server and have
them work regardless of licensing.  I think.  I'm not sure why having
to run a trivial program on them would discourage pirates more than
non-pirates here, though.
Received on Thursday, 2 July 2009 20:32:57 UTC

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