reportlab and custom fonts
reinhold-birkenfeld-nospam at wolke7.net
Fri Aug 26 20:07:31 CEST 2005
Reinhold Birkenfeld wrote:
> I'm trying to get reportlab working together with the Tahoma font
> (by Microsoft ;)
> So far it's up and running (converted the ttf with ttf2pt1), but the
> Euro sign (which is in position 0x80 in the WinAnsiEncoding) fails to
> show up in the final PDF.
> I investigated a bit and saw that in the afm (and pfb) the code point
> 128 is called "uni20AC". That's okay in principle, since that Unicode
> character is the Euro sign, but it seems that reportlab likes the
> character to be named "Euro". Okay, renamed it in both files, still no
> Has anyone experience with this problem?
Never mind, I overlooked one occurence of "uni20AC" in my .t1a file.
More information about the Python-list