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Topic: Acrobat smarter than we give it credit for... (Via Email)
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 102467
From: LeonardR
Date: 12/17/2003 08:54 AM

Just discovered a PDF with an interesting feature that Acrobat didn't
even flinch about - and thought I'd share it...

The PDF had an embedded font that was identified in the Font dict &
the Font Descriptor as being of Subtype TrueType. HOWEVER, the
actual data of the font was Type1! Guess what, Acrobat didn't care
- it happily rendered the font w/o any error messages...


Leonard
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