Printing oddity (Was: Re: [Mac OS X TeX] Request for users of my teTeX distribution)

Harri Hakula Harri.Hakula at
Thu Nov 29 09:07:19 EST 2001

On Thursday, November 29, 2001, at 02:51  PM, Bruno Voisin wrote:

> BTW, I just noticed something strange (but maybe it was already there 
> before): \"o displays properly on screen but prints badly. This happens 
> only with Computer Modern and pdfTeX; it vanishes with Lucida fonts, or 
> TeX + GhostScript (or both). It's not specific to LaTeX and happens 
> also with plain TeX. I noticed it when writing G\"ortler: printing with 
> Computer Modern yields `or' displaced to the right with respect to the 
> umlaut, and superposed approximately on `t'. If I replace \"o with \"u 
> then again the problem vanishes.
> Bruno Voisin

I have the same problem. However, printing via Acrobat Reader works fine 
so this is
a TeXShop feature.

Harri Hakula


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