[XeTeX] Rupali font issue

Jonathan Kew jfkthame at googlemail.com
Sun Jul 4 17:56:07 CEST 2010

On 4 Jul 2010, at 07:37, Mike Maxwell wrote:

> Ulrike Fischer wrote:
>> Put \XeTeXtracingfonts=1 in your document and call in on the command
>> line like this
>> xelatex --output-driver="xdvipdfmx -vv"  file.tex
>> This should give you more informations about the fonts used by xetex
>> (in the log) and xdvipdfmx.
> OK, I've done that.  Unfortunately, it doesn't tell me much...

I think it does....

>  I get some msgs like
> ----------
> pdf_font>> Input encoding "Identity-H" requires at least 2 bytes.
> pdf_font>> The -m <00> option will be assumed for "/usr/share/fonts/bengali/lohit_bn.ttf".
> ---------
> But those msgs happen with both the working font (as above) and the non-working fonts.  With the non-working fonts, I also get:
> ---------
> ** WARNING ** Embedding of font "/groups/opt/share/fonts/Rupali_01-02-2007.ttf" disabled due to license restrictions
> ---------

That sounds like a pretty important message. Try adding the -E option when you run xdvipdfmx and see if that helps.


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