[reportlab-users] embedding standard fonts

adam hyde adam at flossmanuals.net
Tue Jul 29 10:11:26 EDT 2008

> ........

> I thought this would be easy, but it seems we don't have the original afm files

> for these fonts which measn we need to synthesize some as I believe they're not

> freely available on the interweb. If we had them we could change the names in

> the reportlab internal data structure to allow the embedding to proceed without

> interfering with the standard fonts.


> I guess I'll try and think of a way to use the pfb file for embedding purposes

> without having the afm.

any way to kill the standard font name check so it will embed the fonts
anyway? a little switch --embed-all or something...


Adam Hyde
FLOSS Manuals

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