[tex-k] bug in dvips 5.86d in partial font downloading

Tom Kacvinsky tjk@ams.org
Tue, 16 Oct 2001 09:08:08 -0400 (EDT)

Yes, pdftex handles this correcly because it passes more information on to the
font subsetting engine (which is in writet1.c) than dvips passes on to the font
subsetting engine.  I know of a way of patching dvips so it does the right
thing, but I am short on time right now.


On Tue, 16 Oct 2001, Vladimir Volovich wrote:

> One more additional note.
> As can be seen, in this case the file uses both ecrm1000 and
> tcrm1000. Glyphs from both these fonts are contained in one Type 1
> font sfrm1000.pfb. Dvips re-encodes it twice (using t1.enc and
> ts1.enc), and it seems that this is the reason for "missing glyphs".
> Pdftex works correct, though.
> Best,
> v.
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