Bug 419551 - cidfmap.local does not override
cidfmap.local does not override
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghostscript (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: F10Target
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Reported: 2007-12-11 05:53 EST by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2009-12-18 01:01 EST (History)
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Description Tim Waugh 2007-12-11 05:53:32 EST
See original description of report:

By the way cidfmap said,

> % must be at the bottom of line to allow people overriding everything.
> (cidfmap.local) .runlibfileifexists

But I found that cidfmap.local can't override settings in cidfmap.ja.
For example, I set up cidfmap.ja as default(which is provided by fonts-japanese)
and cidfmap.local like this.

/IPA-Gothic     << /FileType /TrueType /Path (/etc/ghostscript/fonts/ipag.ttf)
/CSI [(Japan1) 6] >> ;
/IPA-Gothic-Regular     /IPA-Gothic ;
/IPA-Gothic-JaH << /FileType /TrueType /Path
(/usr/share/fonts/sazanami-fonts-gothic/sazanami-gothic.ttf) /CSI [(Japan2) 0] >> ;
/IPA-Gothic-Regular-JaH /IPA-Gothic-JaH ;
/GothicBBB-Medium       /IPA-Gothic ;
/Adobe-Japan1           /IPA-Gothic ;
/Adobe-Japan2           /IPA-Gothic-JaH ;

But /GothicBBB-Medium and others are not substituted to IPA-Gothic.
It remains Sazanami-Gothic. 
I checked F7(esp-gs) and confirmed that it also doesn't.
Comment 1 CHIKAMA Masaki 2007-12-14 07:16:48 EST
I think this is a feature or upstream bug.
The first definition have priority over the rest.

When I edited lib/cidfmap directly like bellow

/Ryumin-Light           /Sazanami-Gothic ;
/Ryumin-Light           /Sazanami-Mincho ;

and found that Ryumin-Light is substituted by Sazanami Gothic.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-11-25 21:03:55 EST
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.

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