[reportlab-users] Not embedding fonts?

Benoît Decaudin benoit.decaudin at sewan.fr
Tue Sep 8 04:06:35 EDT 2009

Tim Roberts <timr at probo.com> wrote:

> Benoît Decaudin wrote:

>> Does anyone know how to not embed fonts in a PDF generated by ReportLab?

>> I have to generate such PDF for an automated system which does not support

>> embedded fonts, and I can't find a way of doing this.



> You just have to limit yourself to the standard Postscript fonts

> (Helvetica, Times, Courier). As long as you do that, there's shouldn't

> be any fonts embedded.

Thanks Tim, in fact it seems my documents was already generated without any
embedded fonts, the automated system which checks the document just got it

Anyway, thank you for this clarification.

Benoît Decaudin
Sewan Communications

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