[fpc-pascal] How do I test the testfppdf on Windows?
Michael Van Canneyt
michael at freepascal.org
Wed Mar 9 20:20:51 CET 2016
On Wed, 9 Mar 2016, Jesus Reyes A. wrote:
>> Please do, I'd welcome any hints as to what could be wrong !
>> (evince is one of the readers that was used to test, BTW)
> The problem of evince not showing some texts it's because the compressed font
> file stream size is written with an incorrect value. There is an option to
> enable font file compression (poCompressFonts) but in the code, compression
> is always enabled, the compressed stream size is returned in the function
> that writes down the compressed stream, too late because the /length item was
> already written using the uncompressed size. The attached patch addresses
> both problems and makes sure length1 item is not written down if not needed.
I will wait till Graeme comes back and discuss this with him:
The solution with 'Hidden' property does look very much like a hack :/
> This however doesn't fix the Cyrillic and other texts :(
in each case thank you very much for identifying the problem,
this is a great help !
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