Re: A way forward

On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 11:49 AM, Robert O'Callahan <>wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 5:04 AM, <> wrote:
>> We do not intend to require that the browser do a same-origin check,
>> although we think such a check has value. We are hoping that our customers
>> for EOT Lite fonts will reasonably restrict access to the font software
>> from
>> web pages not originating from their web server.
> The question is, will your font licenses *require* such a restriction?

Well hmm, you seem to be saying they won't.

Frankly, I'm stunned. Ascender is going to permit hotlinking of fonts for
all IE users. Wow.

"He was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities;
the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are
healed. We all, like sheep, have gone astray, each of us has turned to his
own way; and the LORD has laid on him the iniquity of us all." [Isaiah

Received on Tuesday, 28 July 2009 00:18:10 UTC