[gs-bugs] [Bug 691464] New: PCLSelectFont (pxl) messes with pcl-ctm

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Fri Jul 16 12:49:00 UTC 2010


           Summary: PCLSelectFont (pxl) messes with pcl-ctm
           Product: GhostPCL
           Version: trunk
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows XP
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P4
         Component: PCL interpreter
        AssignedTo: henry.stiles at artifex.com
        ReportedBy: norbert.janssen at oce.com
         QAContact: gs-bugs at ghostscript.com
   Estimated Hours: 0.0
          Customer: 661

Created an attachment (id=6496)
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1 big A on a page

When printing attached testfiles (debugger attached with breakpoint at

ufst-obj/pcl6 -sDEVICE=jpeg -r600 -sOutputFile=page%d.jpg lprtest.pcl
lprtest.pcl C706.xl lprtest.pcl

you see that the third lprtest.pcl prints no pages.
It looks like the PCLselectFont() is messing with the pcs->pgs->ctm

at start of second lprtest.pcl I had a breakpoint at pcl_process:
pcs->pgs->ctm = { 0.59, 0.0, -0.0, -0.59, 150.0, 6299.0, ... }

then the pcl_process is called from pxpcl_selectfont() with
pcs->pgs->ctm = { 0.08333, 0.0, 0.0, 0.08333, 142.0, 0.0, ... } to select the

finally when printing the last lprtest.pcl
pcl_process has:
pcs->pgs->ctm = { -59.05, 0.0, 0.0, -59.05, 481800.0, -2986.00 , ... }
which seems to be 100 times too big, thus not printing the big 'A' from

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