KPDF is dropping `fi`'s ? Kinda sorted.

John Gay johngay at eircom.net
Mon Dec 13 13:09:04 PST 2004


On Monday 13 December 2004 14:54, Declan Moriarty wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Dec 2004 13:30:01 +0000, John Gay <johngay at eircom.net> wrote:
> > On Monday 13 December 2004 09:31, Declan Moriarty wrote:
> > > > The strange thing is, why KPDF doesn't display them right when xpdf
> > > > does?
> > >
> > > Fonts, young man.
> >
> > I'm willing to bet I'm quite a bit older than you, you young whipper
> > snapper (-;
>
> OK. DOB  20/7/1953A.D. - is that old enough?
>
OK, looks like you've got me beat.

> > > xpdf probably has X or it's own fonts
> > > Kpdf probably has kde imported fonts
> >
> > Could be, but I'm to lazy to dig into this to see when I've a working
> > solution.
>
> Sounds about right.
>
> > Maybe I'll read up on fonts later when I get my bleeding edge system,
> > this box is too old for me to spend too much time toying with it.
>
> They'll all have changed then  - alpha unicode stuff no doubt screwing
> us all over.
>
Maybe they'll have got their act together by then. I though the whole reason 
Linux/UNIX was better was that each part built on previous parts rather than 
constantly re-inventing the wheel, Redmond-style.

Cheers,

	John Gay



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