[OS X TeX] latex and xelatex

R. Vijay Krishna rvk at email.unc.edu
Tue Mar 16 19:59:14 CET 2010

On Mar 16, 2010, at 1:42 PM, Alan Munn wrote:

> In practice, then, a xetex document created on on system will not necessarily be portable to another system; in regular latex this is rarely a problem.  (Although perhaps only due to the fact that adding new fonts to a TeX distribution is such a PITA that most people just put up with the few that are available.)
> For this reason, I haven't made a full switch to xetex, although I use it for certain things where I want a more interesting font selection. (And distributing source is not a problem.)
> Alan

Have you tried the package ``ifxetex''?  It solves all my portability problems.  Simple usage below. 



 \setsansfont[Scale=MatchLowercase]{Gill Sans}
 \setmathrm{Adobe Garamond Pro}

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