Subject: Re: PDF/PS
To: Todd Gruhn's account <>
From: None <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 07/19/2001 14:41:30
On Thu, 19 Jul 2001, Todd Gruhn's account wrote:

> Jeremy Reed said he does it all the time, and views the PDF with ghostscript.
> SO, I use ps2pdf to convert my ps to pdf. I then viewed it with gv using
> the following command:
> gv cresume.pdf
> It worked! But this raises a new Q: Why does this file work with gs but not
> xpdf? Do I need to specify xresources...?

because of the font encodings.  did you see any error output of xpdf?

Error: This document uses Type 3 fonts - some text may not be correctly 

Solution is use embedded type 1 fonts.