[luatex] the \fontname does not returns the font features
petr at olsak.net
Tue Nov 19 09:18:27 CET 2013
>> I am sure that the same version of luaotfload files are used (from tl2013
>> tree). The \fontname returns bad string:
> You may have to update Luaotfload, this issue was fixed months ago.
> You can check which version is installed by running
> luaotfload-tool -V
> The latest version on CTAN is v2.3b.
Thanks. After tlmgr update --all I have installed the 2.3b version on
my computer and the \fontname returns fontfeatures.
But there is new problem with \fontname: When user writes the \font
parameter in the "quotes" (because fontname can include a space), then
these quotes are lost in \fontname output but in XeTeX they are kept.
\ifx\luatexversion\undefined \else \input luaotfload.sty \fi
\font\hello="Luxi Mono Regular" at 12pt
$ xetex test
::: "Luxi Mono Regular" at 12.0pt
$ luatex test
::: Luxi Mono Regular at 12.0pt
Is there some reason for this different behavior? This complicates the
work of macro programmer: he/she needs to manage two versions of macros,
the separating the fontname from scale parameter is more difficult etc.
My suggestion is to keep the XeTeX syntax here.
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