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RE: Including WOFF in ACID3

From: Levantovsky, Vladimir <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2010 03:32:54 -0400
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>, HÃ¥kon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
CC: "www-font@w3.org" <www-font@w3.org>
Message-ID: <7534F85A589E654EB1E44E5CFDC19E3D049DDC228F@wob-email-01.agfamonotype.org>
On Wednesday, October 13, 2010 2:18 PM Sylvain Galineau wrote:
> > From: Tab Atkins Jr. [mailto:jackalmage@gmail.com]
> > At the moment interoperability suffers anyway, because the Ahem ttf
> > doesn't have the embedding bits set appropriately for IE9, so it
> > doesn't work there.
> That's incorrect. It has the Installable 'bit' (no bits, really).

Technically, Tab was correct. He did say "embedding bits" (not installable bits), and there are four of them in 'fsType' filed of the OS/2 table. There is no "installable bit" - for a font to be considered as installable all four bits must be set to 'zero'.

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