[OS X TeX] Curious xelatex font problem
herbs at wideopenwest.com
Sun Sep 7 02:25:18 CEST 2008
On Sep 6, 2008, at 11:48 AM, Reinaert Albrecht wrote:
> I have a curious xelatex font problem. I'm using mactex (tested both
> 2007 and
> 2008 version) and when I use a user font with fontspec xelatex
> complains about
> tfm-files not being found but only when run from the command line.
> When I
> compile the exact same file with texshop everything works fine.
> Using system fonts gives me no problem at all curiously.
> Moving the user installed fonts to the system directory changes
> nothing. As
> far as I can check both the command line and texshop use the exact
> same binary
> of xelatex. The environment is also the same. I checked this in the
> 2007 and
> 2008 version of mactex and both give me the same problem.
> Does anybody have an idea of what is going on here?
> Kind regards,
> Reinaert Albrecht
What are the contents of your xelatex.engine file (found in ~/Library/
TeXShop/Engines/) and what is your command line call?
Also note that by default running
in MacTeX 2007 the xdvi-pdf processing is done with xdv2pdf while the
same command under MacTeX 2008 uses xdvipdfmx.
(herbs at wideopenwest.com)
-------------- next part --------------
----------- Please Consult the Following Before Posting -----------
TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
List Reminders and Etiquette: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/list/
List Archive: http://tug.org/pipermail/macostex-archives/
TeX on Mac OS X Website: http://mactex-wiki.tug.org/
List Info: http://email.esm.psu.edu/mailman/listinfo/macosx-tex
More information about the macostex-archives