Re: [artworks] Text not appearing in PDF export

  • From: Nigel Gatherer <gatherer@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: artworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 12 Jun 2006 08:57:01 +0100

In article <e94fb4354e.markee@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
   <mark.stephens@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In message <896691354e.Chris@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Chris
>           Terran <chris.terranova@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > The numbers don't appear in any PDF reader I've tried: !PDF, GView,
> > RiScript, the built-in displayer on a Mac (which is GhostScript, I
> > think), Adobe Acrobat and Illustrator on a PC. They also don't turn
> > up in a text export from the PDF file.

> The Mac uses a program called Preview to display PDFs and other
> images. It lacks certain features (ie forms) so Acrobat Reader is the
> best bet if you use the Mac.

I can confirm that Acrobat is a better bet than Preview. Preview is
faster, but not everything displays properly.

Nigel Gatherer, Crieff
StrongARM RiscPC 700, RiscOS 3.7, 32Mb ram

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