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Re: Problem building latest git source

From: Deri
Subject: Re: Problem building latest git source
Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2022 17:32:55 +0100

On Thursday, 7 July 2022 16:47:08 BST Robert Goulding wrote:
> (What I don't understand is how I've been compiling pdfs
> from troff documents with no difficulties using my installed groff, even
> though the download file was pointing at non-existent fonts?)

If your troff documents are only using the base pdf fonts which don't need to 
be embedded 
within the pdf, since the fonts are supplied by the viewer instead. When the 
groff man 
pages are created as a volume Branden has included the -P-e flag which tells 
gropdf to 
embed all fonts regardless, and since the grops and gropdf man pages have 
examples of all 
fonts they all need to be specified correctly in the download file for it to 



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