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Re: EOT-Lite File Format

From: Christopher Slye <cslye@adobe.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2009 20:14:51 -0700
CC: www-font <www-font@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CDAB129A-D225-4458-90EE-70119565197D@adobe.com>
To: Thomas Lord <lord@emf.net>

On Jul 30, 2009, at 7:57 PM, Thomas Lord wrote:

> Opinions differ on the "unlikely" part.
> I find it a very easy scenario to imagine.
> It is just the kind of "gotcha" that is easy
> to overlook in the bureaucracy of disaster
> prep. drills.

Ugh. Of course it's easy to imagine. It's just unlikely to happen.

That a browser would cause someone to die by not loading a font in the  
aftermath of a major earthquake is not, IMO, likely. I suspect Las  
Vegas oddsmakers would agree with me.

Received on Friday, 31 July 2009 03:15:32 UTC

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