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Re: I18N-ISSUE-9: OpenType feature preservation [WOFF]

From: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>
Date: Mon, 20 Dec 2010 10:10:12 -0800
Message-ID: <4D0F9C04.5070406@tiro.com>
To: "Levantovsky, Vladimir" <Vladimir.Levantovsky@MonotypeImaging.com>
CC: Christopher Slye <cslye@adobe.com>, John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, www-font@w3.org, public-i18n-core@w3.org
Vladimir wrote:

> However, the informative note in section 5 does mention that UA "need not necessarily reconstitute the input font as a whole" and "may access individual tables directly as needed". I think it would be reasonable and appropriate to add a language here with the warning that removing or ignoring any font table may result in breaking the functionality of the font, which may affect text rendering results and text layout. 

Yes, that was my thought too.

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