[NTG-context] Welcome to LMTX

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Mon Apr 1 20:46:57 CEST 2019

On 4/1/2019 8:35 PM, Arthur Reutenauer wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 01, 2019 at 04:55:11PM +0200, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> The average user will probably not notice many differences but nevertheless,
>> when you are in for something new, you can give it a try:
>>       http://www.pragma-ade.nl/install.htm
>    Fantastic!  I’m pleased to report the first issue: on Mac OS Mojave
> (10.14.3) and the font Pagella, the letter ‘u’ isn’t displayed with
> Apple Preview -- we can’t see anything at all.  Copypasting does work,
> though.  This is more likely to be an issue with the font or Preview
> since the document is displayed correctly with Acrobat Reader, I just
> thought I’d report it :-)
The question is why. In a pdf glyphs are referred to by index in a font 
so basically there should be no issue with viewing unless a viewer does 
something magic. If the document views ok in another viewer .. does the 
page print?

For those curious ... there is a new pdf backend in place in lmtx.


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