[tex-k] bug in dvips 5.86d in partial font downloading

Tom Kacvinsky tjk@ams.org
Tue, 16 Oct 2001 11:23:03 -0400 (EDT)

Did you reencode the font multiple times?  This is where the bug is at -- say
sfrm1000.pfb is used with two different encodings.  Then the font subset will
not alwys contain the corerct glyphs and the writet1 module will report an

I have a sample laying around here somewhere.  I will see if I can dredge it up.


On Tue, 16 Oct 2001, Fabrice Popineau wrote:

> I don't seem to have any such problem using TL6 dvips version :
> E:\mirror\TeX\Fonts\cm-super>dvips -Pcm-super test -o
> This is dvips(k) 5.86e Copyright 2001 Radical Eye Software (www.radicaleye.com)
> 'DVIcopy 1.5 output from TeX output 2001.10.15:1931' -> test.ps
> <texc.pro><t1.enc><texps.pro>. <sfrm1000.pfb>[1]
> This is version 5.86e, not 5.86d however.