[luatex] otf fonts (ligatures, cache, etc.)

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Wed Apr 8 07:03:51 CEST 2009

On Wed, Apr 08, 2009 at 02:28:37PM +1000, وفا خلیقی wrote:
> ! LuaTeX error ./font-def.lua:337: attempt to call field 'read_from_afm' (a nil

Are you sure you have that font somewhere kpse can find it, like the
current directory? May be your font has a .otf extension? You can omit
the extension part if not sure. Also, try:

$ kpsewhich AdobeArabic-Regular.ttf

If it can't find the font, then luatex won't find it.


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