Re: Fonts WG Charter feedback

Håkon Wium Lie wrote:
> Personally, I'm not comfortable with formats that add more licensing
> information, even if the corresponding standard says it can be
> ignored. It seems quite easy to construct a case where the browser, by
> ignoring digital rights in the files, breaks DMCA-like laws and is
> therefore a "circumvention device". I'm not convinced that the
> standard would trump the law in court.

Then why are you comfortable with TTF/OTF linking since that format 
could at any time add more licensing information?

- CF

Received on Monday, 6 July 2009 19:41:57 UTC