[luatex] font embedded twice

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Mon Jul 11 08:57:18 CEST 2011

On 07/11/2011 08:53 AM, Patrick Gundlach wrote:
> Am 11.07.2011 um 08:26 schrieb Taco Hoekwater:
>> On 07/10/2011 06:28 PM, Pablo Rodríguez wrote:
>>> Hi there,
>>> compiling this document with LuaTeX I get the font embedded twice, but
>>> it is embedded only once if I compile it using XeTeX:
>> That example did not run for me, so I cannot check in detail,
>> but yes, this is possible.
>> The reason is that because in luatex you can adjust the metrics of
>> the font, it is no longer safe for the engine to auto-combine the
>> FontDescriptors in the PDF, so it does not, and this is what makes
>> the font be listed twice (or more). It should still include the
>> actual glyphs (FontFile) only once, but it is possible that there
>> is a bug there.
> If the list allows attachments, here is the (readable) PDF with that font.

So this is indeed wrong. Any chance you can convert the example plus
output into a tracker item?

Best wishes,

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