[lltx] testing latest otf code

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Tue Dec 7 18:53:36 CET 2010

On Tue, Dec 07, 2010 at 06:38:30PM +0100, Elie Roux wrote:
> Khaled Hosny a écrit :
> >
> >I claim no understanding of Indic OT stuff, but AFAIK there are several
> >reordering and Indic specific positioning features that require engine
> >level support and can't be handled just like generic features, and that
> >specific support is what we are lacking.
> I see... though I really don't see any difficulty with tibetan (I
> don't know anything about sanskrit or other indic scripts), the
> stack system is very basic as Unicode has been really well done.
> >You shouldn't, luatex trunk contains several incompatible changes that
> >is to break current code (some in the lfs module, thus the errors you
> >see). Only versions on CTAN and texlive2010 of anything are tested.
> I see, I'll keep my previous version. With CTAN versions (sorry, in
> fact I didn't event thought about CTAN to get working versions...),
> it seems to be working fine. There are still very minor problems,
> but LuaTeX seems to handle the fonts fine, I don't where the error
> came from.
> Anyway, the database is still regenerated every time I compile a
> document, I'll try to see where it comes from and report it.

Are you using fontspec? May be you are asking for a font style that does
not exist (e.g. \setmainfont{foo} where foo has no bold or so).


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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