[webkit-dev] EOT Support in WebKit

Nicholas Shanks contact at nickshanks.com
Fri Oct 17 16:51:03 PDT 2008

On 18 Oct 2008, at 12:11 am, David Hyatt wrote:

> EOT would be served by the Web site in order to be IE-compatible.  If
> EOT is listed first and you support it, then you have to use it.  You
> can't prefer TTF if it's #2 in the list, since that violates the  
> @font-
> face specification, which states that the order the fonts are listed
> is the order that they have to be used.

You can also use the fact that internet explorer ignores any src value  
with a format() specifier.

src: url(font.ttf) format(truetype), url(font.eot);

— Nicholas Shanks.
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