[reportlab-users] Disable TTF Embedding

Yoann Roman yroman-reportlab at altalang.com
Wed Oct 15 10:57:26 EDT 2008

Andy Robinson wrote...

> That's easy. Just switch to Helvetica. It's one of the built-in

> fonts (going back to the first ever Postscript printer), so nothing

> will be embedded and you'll get the smallest files and fastest

> generation.

That might do the trick. Just to make sure, though, is there no way to
use a custom TTF font and not have it embed?

> A designer or typographer might be able to tell the difference, but

> this is only an issue if you're trying to replace Access without

> tellling anyone you've done it ;-)

Shhh... :-)

Yoann Roman

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