[Dev-luatex] Bad font scaling

Barry Schwartz chemoelectric at chemoelectric.org
Sun Sep 20 04:54:45 CEST 2009

Hans Hagen <pragma at wxs.nl> skribis:
> Barry Schwartz wrote:
> > Barry Schwartz <chemoelectric at chemoelectric.org> skribis:
> >> FYI when I try to use FontForge to extract the embedded fonts from
> >> luatex-created documents, including the ConTeXt docs, FF doesn't
> >> recognize the documents as PDF.
> > 
> > Probably fontforge can't read the xref from a stream, which is how
> > luatex is writing the xref. I'll report it as a fontforge bug.
> then try
> \pdfobjcompreslevel=0
> or
> \nopdfcompression

Okay, so luatex only uses a stream when compressing; that's nice to
know. This is the first time I can remember seeing an XRef stream
(compressed or otherwise).

The real bug was in the error message: ff claimed the PDF was bogus or

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