Re: [artworks] Text not appearing in PDF export

  • From: Chris Terran <chris.terranova@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: artworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2006 23:11:30 +0100

In message <3f31aa354e.eddie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
          Eddie Lord <riscos@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> In message <896691354e.Chris@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>           Chris Terran <chris.terranova@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote thus:
> > Can anyone explain why the large numbers don't appear when the following
> > file is exported as a PDF?
> > 
> >   [8K archive]
> > 
> > They only appear if "Export text as shapes" is ticked, which I'd rather
> > not do. "[Embed] Even standard fonts" doesn't help -- the font is
> > Homerton.Medium, which I think should map to Helvetica.
> How very odd.
> I don't know the technical answer, but if you delete the numbers and 
> redo them, the pdf export then works fine.

Thanks. Yes, there are various work-rounds, but I was wondering why it
had happened and if it indicated a bug, or (perhaps more likely)
something I'd done wrong ;-)

Best, Chris

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