[reportlab-users] Using Symbola or equivalent Unicode6 font with Reportlab
robin at reportlab.com
Fri Feb 21 12:26:42 EST 2014
On 21/02/2014 17:12, Mathieu Comandon wrote:
> I tried running your code snippet using the ms-mincho fonts (but running on
> Linux) and I got the following error:
> raise RenderPMError("Can't setFont(%s) missing the T1
> files?\nOriginally %s: %s" % (fontName,s1,s2))
> reportlab.graphics.renderPM.RenderPMError: Can't setFont(ms-mincho)
> missing the T1 files?
> Originally <type 'exceptions.AttributeError'>: TTEncoding instance has
> no attribute 'vector'
> I will try debugging this and using other fonts on monday. Also, we are
> using Platypus flowables to generate the contents, I hope it doesn't affect
> the font rendering, I'll try converting your snippet using Platypus.
you just need to download some fonts into the reportlab/fonts folder you can get
alternatively try removing 'png' from the list of outputs ie formats=['pdf'] in
the save command. I think we need those T1 font pfbs for renderPM output, but
not for PDF.
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