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SI51639 - AFP2PDF - EMBEDDED AFP RASTER FONT CHARACTERS SHIFTED UP FRO

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Abstract

AFP2PDF - EMBEDDED AFP RASTER FONT CHARACTERS SHIFTED UP FRO


Pre/Co-Requisite PTF / Fix List

REQ  LICENSED      PTF/FIX  LEVEL

TYPE PROGRAM  REL  NUMBER   MIN/MAX  OPTION
---- -------- ---  -------  -------  ------
PRE  5770TS1  710  SI36998   NONE     0000



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APAR Error Description / Circumvention

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Document format is lost when using custom font names with the
new embedded font function in IBM Transform Services product to
create a PDF file. Characters display offset up and down from
the base line. The alignment is distorted.

CORRECTION FOR APAR SE57490 :
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The AFP2PDF transform will change which FOCA character metrics
are used when converting AFP raster fonts to Adobe Type3 fonts
so that the characters are place consistently on the baseline.

CIRCUMVENTION FOR APAR SE57490 :
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None.


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Supersedes

PTF/FIX NO(S).  APAR TITLE LINE
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   SI50804      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT UNDERLINE CHARACTER CONVERTED TO L
   SI50261      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT SOME BARCODES NOT RENDERED BY THE
   SI50050      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT SOME TEXT IN 5770TS1 PDF IS NOT SE
   SI49404      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT SPOOLED FILE TEXT NOT APPEARING IN
   SI49211      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF SOME TIFF FILES WILL NOT RESOLVE TO PDF USIN
   SI48924      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT BARCODES ARE NOT ROTATED WHEN USIN
   SI48474      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT AFPRSC FOR COLOR JPG FILE RENDERS
   SI48283      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT AFPRSC TO INCLUDE A JPG FILE RENDE
   SI47352      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-Incorrect character spacing with embedded Ty
   SI46970      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT LAST CHARACTER OF TEXT STRINGS IS
   SI46970      TS1 - Additional bar code support
   SI46268      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-MSGCPDCE02 when using JPG in EXIF format
   SI46268      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-RCEC_1100-MSGCPD6DF0 IF 10 JAPAN POSTAL BARC
   SI46268      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT INCORRECT DBCS CHARACTERS WHEN CON
   SI46268      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT N TILDE CHARACTER NOT TRANSFORMED
   SI45787      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT AN OVERLAY THAT CONTAINS TEXT AND
   SI45544      ICTTDRV - AFP2PDF - SCS files not always supported for AFP F
   SI45055      TS1 Update some font substitutions
   SI44759      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT INCORRECT FONT IN PDF CREATED BY T
   SI44072      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT TRANSFORM SERVICES DOES NOT CREATE
   SI44072      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF AFP TO PDF AND AN OVERLAY FAILS TO RENDER
   SI39794      OSP PDF FILES CREATED BY 5770TS1 DO NOT PRESENT DBCS CHARACT
   SI39794      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF-INCORROUT INCORRECT CODE3OF9 BARCODE WHEN BA
   SI39794      OSP-PAR CHARACTER SPACING INCORRECT WHEN USING COURIER NEW T
   SI39794      ICTTDRV-AFP2PDF USING TRANSFORM SERVICES TO TRANSFORM AFPRSC
   SI37049      OSP - Update NLV Support for PDF transform

Summary Information

System..............................i
Models..............................
Release.............................V7R1M0
Licensed Program...............5770TS1
APAR Fixed..........................View details for APAR SE57490
Superseded by:......................View fix details for PTF SI60617
Recompile...........................N
Library.............................QCTX
MRI Feature ........................NONE
Cum Level...........................C4143710


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Modified date:
14 January 2014