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Re^2: print Unicode characters

by kalyanrajsista (Scribe)
on Jun 14, 2010 at 09:29 UTC ( #844551=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: print Unicode characters
in thread print Unicode characters

I'm generating PDF using PDF::Template module. Any suggestions please if it doesn't support Unicode characters.


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Re^3: print Unicode characters
by grantm (Parson) on Jun 15, 2010 at 20:50 UTC

    As I understand it, PDF's "built-in" fonts don't support Unicode characters. So for anything outside the Latin-1 range you need to embed a font.

    The PDF::Reuse module now supports embedding TrueType fonts and outputting non ASCII characters using Perl's internal character string format.

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