[Dev-luatex] 255 characters limit on font names

Khaled Hosny dr.khaled.hosny at gmail.com
Tue Nov 13 23:43:30 CET 2018


On Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 11:04:10PM +0100, luigi scarso wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 6:15 PM luigi scarso <luigi.scarso at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> >
> >
> > On Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 5:19 PM Khaled Hosny <dr.khaled.hosny at gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Hi all,
> >>
> >> Currently fonts with names are longer than 255 characters are ignored
> >> and the font fails to load without an explanation. See
> >> https://github.com/lualatex/luaotfload/issues/424 for background. The
> >> code suggests this is a limitation of the DVI format (the relevant check
> >> was add back in 2009 according to repository history), but it shouldn’t
> >> affect PDF mode.
> >
> >
> > Thank you for the report, we are seeing it now.
> >
> >
> Committed r6998.

Thanks.

Regards,
Khaled


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