[NTG-context] LMTX generates PDFs with non-working fonts on real printers

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Tue Oct 4 09:33:46 CEST 2022


On 10/4/2022 4:16 AM, Angel M Alganza via ntg-context wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 03, 2022 at 07:17:10PM +0200, Leah Neukirchen via 
> ntg-context wrote:
> 
>> When I print this "directly" (i.e. sending the raw PDF to the printer)
>> on a Ricoh MP3053 or on a Samsung CLP-680DW, I just get an empty page.
> 
> I believe that is the exact same problem I have and that I described a
> few days ago in my email with subject "Missing letters and numbers in
> printout".  I have some grids on my document, which gets printed out,
> but nothing else does.
> 
>> The PDFs render fine on every PDF reader I could find.
> 
> Same here.
> 
>> PDFs generated directly from Context MKIV from TeXLive 2022 using
>> LuaTeX 1.5 render fine on these printers.
>> I've also printed PDFs from pdfTeX in the past fine.
> 
> Same here.
> 
>> Any ideas what I should try to help debug this?
> 
> I was told that this is the default now, that isn't going to change, and
> that I could always use LuaTeX instead.  I could also use LaTeX, I
> guess, but I'd rather keep using ConTeXt at least while my old 32 bits
> OpenBSD installation works.
what happens if you include the lmtx pdf in a mkiv document as image

Hans

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