[metapost] glyph headache

Laurent Méhats laurent.mehats at gmail.com
Sun Dec 20 23:56:08 CET 2009

Taco Hoekwater a écrit :
> Laurent Méhats wrote:
>> Taco Hoekwater a écrit :
>>> Laurent Méhats wrote:
>>>> Do you experiment the same behaviour?
>>> Yes, same bug here. I've put it on the list for 1.209
>>> You are hitting a bordercase in the stepped growth of the string
>>> pool, which obviously has a bug. It has nothing to do with the
>>> 'glyph' operator (except that that allocates strings).
>>> Best wishes,
>>> Taco
>> This time I get a segmentation fault with the following code:
>> beginfig(0)
>> draw glyph "arrowright" of "cmbrsy10";
>> endfig;
>> Is it the same problem ? (It goes fine with "cmsy10" instead of
>> "cmbrsy10".)
> Not quite sure, but likely. I'll get back to you as soon as I know more.

Thanks. I'll let you know if I encounter others problems of this kind, or
find workarounds.

Best regards,
Laurent Méhats

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