Re: getting gs to see ttf fonts
On Mon, Mar 03, 2008 at 09:47:15PM -0500, H.S. wrote:
> Chris Bannister wrote:
> I have these installed (BTW, the usherbrooke site that you said is not
> an official site, it is actually a Debian mirror, listed on Debian
Oooops, oh ok. Yeah I can see the indic-fonts package:
root@box:~# apt-cache search ttf-indic
ttf-indic-fonts - Metapackage for free Indian language fonts
>> Oh ... can you view the .ps with gv?
> I see in gv exactly what gets printed in the printer ... boxes in place
> of indic font characters.
> BTW, the document I am trying to print is made in Unicode and my env is
Good point. Maybe you need to be in Indian locale mode? YAWSITD
> I will try out your suggestions in the other post. But I am beginning to
> think this may be due to how gs handles Unicode text, at least in
> non-latin fonts.
I'd suggest asking on a "i18n" list.
 Yet Another Wild Stab In The Dark.