[webkit-dev] Same Origin Restriction on WOFF fonts across WebKit
jorlow at chromium.org
Fri Jan 28 15:46:28 PST 2011
On Fri, Jan 28, 2011 at 3:11 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs at apple.com> wrote:
> On Jan 28, 2011, at 3:06 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> > The WOFF font specification requires that browsers apply Same Origin
> > Restrictions (SOR) to WOFF fonts. So far, Firefox and IE9 follow this
> > requirement, while we and Opera don't.
> > As far as I know, our lack of SOR is basically an accident; we
> > implemented support for WOFF before this requirement was added, and
> > just haven't gotten around to adding it in yet.
> > Chrome people seem amenable to applying SOR to WOFF fonts in Chrome.
> > Is it okay to add this across all our webkit ports?
> It's not an accident. It has been our intent to willfully ignore this
Can you please clarify whom you mean by "our" and the reason for ignoring
it? Do we expect this to change in the future and/or are efforts being made
to see it happen?
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