PDF Generated by Oracle Reports using Font Subsetting show Blank Page in Adobe Reader

(Doc ID 1562022.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Reports Developer - Version 10.1.2.0.0 and later
Generic UNIX

Symptoms

When opening a PDF using Font Subsetting generated by Oracle Reports in Adobe Reader , empty / blank pages are displayed .

In some cases , an error popup window may be displayed with the message :

Adobe Reader
There was an error processing a page. There was a problem reading this document (110).

 

The same PDF opened with another PDF viewer (like PDF-XChange Viewer for example) , display the text in the page correctly.

Searching for "fontbbox" in the PDF file shows that the comma is used as decimal separator in the FontBBox command :

Example :

 

Cause

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