Bug#461499: No information about missing fonts and possible errors in display andor printing
therealtux at arcor.de
Tue Apr 8 11:12:56 UTC 2008
no evince does not tell if fonts are found or not. In the fonts dialog
in preferences is only listed, which fonts are use in the document, type
of fonts and if they are embedded or not.
Missing fonts are not displayed in this dialog.
On [Fri, 04.04.2008 00:37], Sven Arvidsson wrote:
> On Sat, 2008-01-19 at 02:35 +0100, Matthias Bode wrote:
> > evince does not inform the user for missing fonts. This means, you never
> > know if a document is displayed ( or printed ) right.
> > Adobe's Acrobat Reader for linux give an information, if it could not
> > find fonts used by the document.
> > Can someone please add a message which gives information about fonts, if
> > they are not embbeded or found?
> According to this old upstream bug, Evince should have this
> "Differentiate which fonts this system has that the document is using and which
> fonts the system doesn't have which the document wants. Display Name, Type,
> Unicode, Embedded, and Subset."
> From http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=164843
> Can you check if this info is available in File > Properties > Fonts?
> If it is, all that is needed is a warning that a fallback font was used
> instead and the document may not look/print as was intended.
> Sven Arvidsson
> PGP Key ID 760BDD22
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