[Scribus] TrueType font problem in PDF ?

John Beale beale
Tue May 1 21:19:01 CEST 2007

note- If it helps, here is a simple file showing the font problem
(as PDF and original SLA format used to create it).


John Beale wrote:
> I am using Scribus on WinXP SP2.  I generated a wedding 
> invitation using a TrueType font which looks fine from within Scribus, 
> and in a PNG image export, however the exported PDF file shows a 
> completely garbled screen as viewed in Acrobat 7. I am not an expert 
> user and if there are specific export settings needed, I probably didn't 
> set them. I am using a TrueType font, is this a known issue?  Acrobat 
> reports the following about fonts in the document:
> EdwardianScriptITC  (Embedded)
> Type: TrueType
> Encoding: Custom
> Here is a screenshot showing the (good) PNG and (bad) PDF side by side:
> http://www.bealecorner.com/D30/misc/Scribus-PDF-font-problem.png

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