Edit ISSUE-9: OpenType feature preservation

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Agreement that some warning that removing or ignoring any font table may result in breaking the functionality of the font would be useful, as an informative note.

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Richard Ishida, 14 Apr 2011, 16:54:02

The following paragraph is in the CR:

"The automatic removal of OpenType features such as GPOS and GSUB information at any stage in the process of deploying a WOFF file is strongly discouraged. Many writing systems around the world rely on these features for very basic display of text in the script that they use."

Richard Ishida, 27 Mar 2012, 16:39:14

The following paragraph is in the CR:

"The automatic removal of OpenType features such as GPOS and GSUB information at any stage in the process of deploying a WOFF file is strongly discouraged. Many writing systems around the world rely on these features for very basic display of text in the script that they use."

Richard Ishida, 27 Mar 2012, 16:39:46


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