[pdftex] national fonts

John Culleton john at wexfordpress.com
Thu Apr 30 16:20:33 CEST 2009

On Thursday 30 April 2009 06:52:49 am mateo teo wrote:
> Hi
> Is it possible to copy to clipboard national letters (like ą,ę)
> from document, which is created by pdftex? When I use Adobe Reader
> I get "a", "e" instead of "ą", "ę". What casuse it and how can I
> avoid it?

Nrmally to create a cedilla accented vowel type 
\c o
These are composite letters.   They should print OK. To get the true 
glyph from the font you need to identify the position of glyph in the 
font and then address it numerically e.g., \char65. For this  number 
you need to have a table with all the glyphs of the font in numeric 

John Culleton
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