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

Hans Hagen j.hagen at xs4all.nl
Thu Oct 6 13:23:56 CEST 2022


On 10/6/2022 12:31 PM, Ulrike Fischer via ntg-context wrote:
> Am Tue, 4 Oct 2022 18:09:28 +0200 schrieb Hans Hagen via
> ntg-context:
> 
>>> Hans, is it possible that LMTX uses some technique that is “too modern”
>>> for some built-in PDF interpreter?
> 
>> we basically use the old pre 1.6 embedding, same as luatex
> 
> I saw that the new code renumbers the glyphs, so it uses 0001, 0002
> etc instead of the mix of various slot numbers in luatex. Perhaps
> the printers don't like that.
indeed, soem control code confusion; a few days ago i suggested a test 
for that and got no response yet

Hans


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