[NTG-context] Re: Dense Encoding - Comments wanted

Adam Lindsay atl at comp.lancs.ac.uk
Fri Aug 19 15:57:03 CEST 2005


Vit Zyka said this at Fri, 19 Aug 2005 15:42:18 +0200:

>>>So with those goals in mind, does anyone notice their favorite *letter*
>>>missing? Is there essential punctuation missing?
>> 
>
>OK for Czech chars too.

Thanks. Good to know.

>Only tcaron char is not searchable (if in my AR7 search for any letter, 
>say 'a' I got all accented a variant; if for 't' 'È' is not find), but I 
>do not know if the problem is in a) AR, b) CMAP, c) encoding (enco in 
>the font presented in the PDF has mostly tcaron but tquoteright is 
>presented too). But tt is not a big problem.

Hmm, interesting. I get the same results in Apple's PDF viewer. (The
capital letter Tcaron is searchable, though!) There's a fair bit that I
don't understand about CMAP, however. (Also note that this was generated
a few months ago, and that recent CMAP improvements (I think I saw some
corrections go by on the mailing list while on holiday) won't be
reflected here.)

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