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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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