Hi Wolfram, > > > The current version of dvips > > Number? Location? > 5.86, from the TeX Live and teTeX beta distribs. > > the latest, greatest dvips > > Is that the same? > Yes. It occured to me that the problem you are seeing comes from trying to subset a font that is not a Type 1 font. dvips 5.78 supports the -j0 option, so use that (it turns subsetting off). Tom