Re: New work on fonts at W3C

2009/6/16 Levantovsky, Vladimir <>:
> EOT format as it's the only existing web format that offers an ability to 'put a
> fence with "no trespassing" sign' around a font.

I'm all for signs and fences to present to users about what their
rights are; the problem is that EOT is an "electric" fence - a DRM
scheme, since it requires web browsers to enforce restrictions on
users - whereas the Ascender proposal doesn't require this of

Received on Tuesday, 16 June 2009 15:29:19 UTC