[cairo] PDF backend issue

Franz Schmid Franz.Schmid at altmuehlnet.de
Tue Dec 19 09:04:37 PST 2006

Hi Emmanuel,

you wrote:
 > I've got some files generated with cairo PDF backend I'm not able to
 > print correctly when using Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0.8 (eiher on Windows
 > or on Linux). These files are displayed correctly, but when trying to
 > print them, all text are either misprinted (replaced by a serie of the
 > same letter), or even not printed at all.
 > I've attached a sample file generated via librsvg rsvg-convert, using
 > current cairo git version.

just checked your PDF, and 2 issues came immediatly into my sight.
1) The font descriptors are missing an encoding declaration.
2) The strings in the Info directory are wrong, you can't
    write (blah(blah)) you must write (blah\(blah\))

Hope that helps a little for the cairo developers.

Franz Schmid

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