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Re: CSS3 @font-face / EOT Fonts

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Oct 2008 12:38:12 +0200
Message-ID: <18684.24468.204794.615862@opera.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Robert O'Callahan wrote:

 > OK, but it can still load and use bare font files via the WebClient and
 > FontSource APIs, if this documentation is accurate.
 > http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc189021%28VS.95%29.aspx (Search for
 > references to fonts and FontSource)
 > Is there some degree of syntactic inconvenience that makes serving of bare
 > TTF files acceptable?

To me, the important thing is what crosses the wire. If Silverlight
fetches/serves unobfuscated font files over the web, it must be fine
for other applications to do the same.

              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
Received on Monday, 20 October 2008 10:39:08 UTC

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