Question marks for references or section numbers in Telugu book PDFs - missing font?
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Collection extension pdf download of Telugu books shows question marks for section headings, references and blanks added for aligning text in two column formats.

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Test case: Select download PDF from this page and observe the rendered PDF in PDF reader application.
https://te.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E0%B0%B5%E0%B0%BE%E0%B0%A1%E0%B1%81%E0%B0%95%E0%B0%B0%E0%B0%BF:Arjunaraoc/%E0%B0%AA%E0%B1%81%E0%B0%B8%E0%B1%8D%E0%B0%A4%E0%B0%95%E0%B0%BE%E0%B0%B2%E0%B1%81/T100129_test_case2

Some PDF readers display the problem characters as boxes instead of question marks. The rendering works fine for English language pages on English wikipedia and it is also fine in preview of pedia press pages for Telugu books.

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Aklapper renamed this task from PDF download of a book shows question marks in place of references or section numbers for Telugu books. to Question marks for references or section numbers in Telugu book PDFs - missing font?.May 28 2015, 1:52 PM
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