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Re: A way forward

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2009 21:41:00 +0200
Message-ID: <19050.3660.230651.688771@opera.com>
To: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>
Cc: www-font <www-font@w3.org>
Also sprach John Hudson:

 > > I think ZOT is a very good idea. If browsers added support for ZOT,
 > > would you publish fonts in it?
 > I'm still familiarising myself with ZOT -- as I wrote earlier, it isn't 
 > a proposal that has been well presented to the professional font 
 > community; most of my colleagues are completely ignorant of it --, but 
 > my initial response is positive.

Great! It certainly builds the garden wall some people have been
asking for. It also adds useful compression and flexible decompression. 

I think we could have a compromise worked out over the weekend if font
vendors indicate that ZOT is acceptable.


              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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