[XeTeX] Problem with Unicode 01F01B

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Mon Dec 17 19:04:03 CET 2012

On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 06:47:19PM +0100, Pander wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am getting errors with XeLaTeX for Unicodes 01f01b up to 01f030.
> Attached is a test that fails and results in:
> ** ERROR ** Type2 Charstring Parser: Parsing charstring failed:
> (status=-2, stack=48)
> Output file removed.
>  )
> Error 256 (driver return code) generating output;
> file test.pdf may not be valid.
> Strange thing is that 01f01a is processed correctly and beyond 01f030
> also. I have asked the maintainer of GNU FreeFonts to test this but he
> cannot reproduce this problem. Can any of you?
> I am using latest TeX Live and latest GNU FreeFonts.

Runs fine here, but this sounds like a font-related xdvipdfmx error.

Try running:

  xelatex --no-pdf test
  xdvipdfmx -v test

and check which font file is causing the error.


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