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Font Awesome Woff2 failing to load from Amazon CloudFront

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Amazon CloudFront is a content delivery network (CDN) offered by Amazon Web Services. Content delivery networks provide a globally-distributed network of proxy servers which cache content, such as web videos or other bulky media, more locally to consumers, thus improving access speed for downloading the content.

I had a strange issue which prevented loading of woff2 type Font Awesome fonts from Amazon CloudFront on our Drupal website. The error message as reported on Google Chrome Console is as below,

sivaji Wed, 07/19/2017 - 01:58
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CDN Module, and Amazon Cloudfront in Drupal 7

Recently I decided to check out Amazon CloudFront to use it as a CDN. I felt delighted as it was so easy to setup with drupal and configuring it involving just a few steps. Another thing that excited me was its cost. It is really really cheap, just costs about 12 cents per gigabyte of transfer.

Step 1: Create a CloudFront Web Distribution

     To create a CloudFront web distribution

Karalmax Wed, 04/06/2016 - 08:12
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