[NTG-pdftex] Incomplete CharSet causes failure with PDF/A validation

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun Jun 12 11:28:21 CEST 2016


On 6/11/2016 1:32 AM, Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> On 2016-06-10 at 03:58:05 +0000, Ross Moore wrote:
>
>  >  1.  TeX cannot easily be persuaded to include /space within the
>  >      font subset;
>
> Dear Ross,
> if the font you are using contains a glyph for /space, it should be
> sufficient to type \char 32 somewhere in your document and the /space
> should appear within the font subset.

this is why long ago (so maybe forgotten) \pdfincludechars was 
introduced (because in widgets one also needs to have glyphs present for 
editing)

(i remember using the 'put wanted glyph typeset white one meter in the 
margin outside mediabox' trick but that could confuse viewers)

Hans

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