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Re: Webfont compression

From: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 02:02:12 -0700 (PDT)
To: www-font <www-font@w3.org>
Message-ID: <13958202.412121248339732477.JavaMail.root@cm-mail02.mozilla.org>
Richard Fink wrote:

> The New EOT format is basically simple and it will bring web fonts to
> more users faster than any other approach. This being what I meant by
> the main positive of the New EOT.

I don't think any new web font format should be saddled with legacy
issues from the EOT format and Microsoft's implementation of it.  We
should be striving for a simple way that all browsers can support
@font-face interoperably, not a way to make web fonts work in IE6.

Received on Thursday, 23 July 2009 09:02:54 UTC

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