# [texhax] document broken under windows

Uwe Lueck uwe.lueck at web.de
Fri Oct 8 20:57:13 CEST 2010

Even under Linux, the endash and the appostrophe appear wrong in the bookmarks.

Only in the past year I have learnt how to get good bookmarks with \pdfstringdefDisableCommands.
I would suggest using \textendash and some \apostrophe in the titles and then perhaps
\pdfstringdefDisableCommands{\def\textendash{-}\def\apostrophe{\rq}}

Heiko may know something better.

Cheers,

Uwe.

-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: "Arno Trautmann" <Arno.Trautmann at gmx.de>
Gesendet: 08.10.2010 19:32:47
An: texhax at tug.org
Betreff: [texhax] document broken under windows

>Hi all,
>
>I have a document that
>• compiles fine
>• looks fine
>• opens fine in a pdf-viewer.
>
>At least running Linux. On a windows machine, the pdf seems to be
>horribly broken. In one viewer, the letters E and u are just missing
>everywhere. Another viewer (one was evince, one AcrobatReader) didn’t
>show the correct formatting in some parts. Both viewers did not show
>about 4 or 5 pages but just tiny squares instead of them.
>
>I don’t have a windows copy here so I cannot test anything. Would it be
>possible for anyone to have a look at the following document:
>
>http://github.com/alt/tex-overview/raw/b446b0825d7a7f159b92d179ab8a8f9057564bc4/tex-overview.pdf
>
>or under
>
>http://github.com/alt/tex-overview/blob/master/tex-overview.pdf ⇒ view raw
>
>As this document should go on CTAN the next days it would be great if
>windows users also could view it …
>Mac users are also welcome to test the document ;)
>
>I would be happy about any report or suggestion how to improve the
>situation …
>
>cheers
>Arno
>