[reportlab-users] font problem
Fri, 23 Jul 2004 18:37:50 +0200
On Fri, Jul 23, 2004 at 06:29:36PM +0200, Jerome Alet wrote:
> Hi there,
> I had to dynamize a PDF ordering form for a client, and reuse
> the fonts he provided to me for this.
> I've got problem with accented characters (french) : some letters
> are too much on the right, so they are "in" the next letter, and
> some are too much on the left, so they are "in" the previous letter
> non accented characters are ok
> font is VectoraLH-Light in .PFM + .PFB files which
> I converted to .AFM IIRC with pf2afm
> any idea of what could be the problem ?
I forgot :
actual solution for letters to much on the right, is to
put two spaces just after and it's ok, for example :
I have to use :
and then it's displayed correctly in the PDF as "jerome"
this sucks as a solution, unfortunately