[poppler] Helvetica fonts not embedded, displays junk

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Sat Nov 26 03:10:22 PST 2005

A Dissabte 26 Novembre 2005 02:01, Rod Butcher va escriure:
> Greetings from Sydney.

> I'm using evince/poppler to display a document 
> from IBM which displays junk, and in properties/fonts lists helvetica
> not embedded. Debug output displays :_
> Error: Couldn't find a font for 'Helvetica'
> some font thing failed
> Error: Couldn't find a font for 'Helvetica Bold'
> some font thing failed
> Error: Couldn't find a font for 'Helvetica Oblique'
> some font thing failed
> I compiled poppler & evince myself from cvs HEAD, couldn't find any
> configure options about fonts. Is theere something I need to learn about
> fonts to build / run poppler correctly ? Where does it get fonts from if
> they're not embedded ?

<match target="pattern">
                <test name="prefer_outline">
                <test name="family">
                <edit name="family" mode="prepend" binding="same">
                        <string>Nimbus Sans L</string>

is usually a good configuration for Helvetica


> thanks
> Rod

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