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Re: Fonts WG Charter feedback

From: Christopher Fynn <cfynn@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 07 Jul 2009 01:32:27 +0600
Message-ID: <4A52514B.9050103@gmx.net>
To: www-font <www-font@w3.org>
CC: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>

That doesn't have to stop  font vendors putting such things in OTF fonts 
if they want to ~ and if some browser vendors choose to respect these 
things they can.

Sylvain Galineau wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: www-font-request@w3.org [mailto:www-font-request@w3.org] On Behalf
>> Then, as part of that spec, we would have a table to hold  a machine
>> readable license, different sets of embedding bits (for document, web,
>> pdf, e-book, etc, use) - fields to hold such data as serial number and
>> so on, and whatever else font foundries and vendors think they need, all
>> held right in the font.
> Several browser vendors object to enforcing rules embedded in a resource; whether rootstrings or embedding bits, this is
> Something that has been discussed and rejected a number of times afaik.
Received on Monday, 6 July 2009 19:33:19 UTC

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