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From: "Anthony J. Bentley" <anthony@anjbe.name>
To: discuss@mandoc.bsd.lv
Subject: Re: Bad national charachers renndering in PDF
Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2018 06:52:09 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <340.1542635529@cathet.us> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20181119133105.GA19234@mail.freearts.agency>

Hi Marcin,

Marcin „sirmacik” Karpezo writes:
> I'm having troubles with rendering of Polish charachers in my pdf
> exports. I've tried every options I've found in man and so on, but
> without any results.

Unfortunately mandoc's PDF output doesn't handle Unicode at all, and
renders all special characters as ASCII. I am not sure what adding
such support would entail (there might be font issues?). mandoc is
great at rendering Unicode in the terminal and in HTML output, but
getting Unicode in PDF manuals is currently a matter of using some
other troff implementation.

Anthony J. Bentley
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  reply	other threads:[~2018-11-19 13:52 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-11-19 13:31 Marcin „sirmacik” Karpezo
2018-11-19 13:52 ` Anthony J. Bentley [this message]
2018-11-19 14:06   ` Ingo Schwarze
2018-11-19 14:19     ` Marcin „sirmacik” Karpezo
2018-11-19 16:07       ` Ingo Schwarze
2018-11-19 17:17         ` Marcin Karpezo
2018-11-19 14:07   ` Marcin „sirmacik” Karpezo

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