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Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] Some problems with rendering db -> PDF

Hi Bob,

thanks a lot for your hint. This is just to let you know that
I circumvented the problem by following your advice. Just adding
the alternative fonts in the definition of


did the trick.

Thank you very much again for your time and consideration,

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>>> Bob Stayton said:
 >> Hi Mark,
 >> I saw the response from the xep-support list about the
 >> lack of "Symbol,ZapfDingbats" in the font-family property,
 >> even though you are using the 1.62 stylesheets.
 >> I think I see the problem now.  Are you specifying
 >> a "Helvetica" in the titlepage specification file?
 >> If you specify a font name directly rather than using
 >> the $title.font.family parameter, then you won't get
 >> the "backup" fonts in the font-family property in the
 >> FO output.  I'll check to see what would be needed to
 >> process the titlepage spec file to add that. But in the
 >> meantime, you could change your font-family specification
 >> in the titlepage spec file to "Helvetica,Symbol,ZapfDingbats"
 >> and then greek characters should work.
 Dr. Marc Baaden  - Institut de Biologie Physico-Chimique, Paris
 mailto:baaden@smplinux.de      -      http://www.marc-baaden.de
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