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Date:      Tue, 5 May 2020 14:49:08 -0400
From:      Kurt Hackenberg <>
Subject:   Re: Brother HL-L2340D printer and lpd?
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On 2020-05-05 14:01, Victor Sudakov wrote:

> A PostScript translator (GhostScript or any other) can be expected to
> "raster" the PS input incorrectly if this input contains encodings it does
> not understand, or glyphs/fonts it is lacking.
> I've seen so many problems with Cyrillic in my life, believe me. I've
> seen PDFs with some Cyrillic glyphs replaced by garbage, and much more
> of such weird stuff than I wish to see.

It would be nice if you could send plain Unicode to a printer. Ideally, 
I guess, either compressed or not -- UTF-8, UTF-16, or UTF-32. I don't 
expect it to happen.

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