# [tex-live] XeTeX and LaTeX-Beamer

Zdenek Wagner zdenek.wagner at gmail.com
Sun Jan 27 19:42:44 CET 2008

2008/1/27, Jonathan Kew <jonathan_kew at sil.org>:
> On 27 Jan 2008, at 3:55 pm, Ulrich Groh wrote:
>
> > How can I combine XeTeX and Latexbeamer?
>
> I'm not sure of the exact details, but I think you need to update the
> PGF and Beamer packages from CTAN, as the versions shipped on TeX
> Live 2007 had some incompatibilities with XeTeX.
>
PGF in TL 2007 does not recognise XeTeX but it is sufficient to add
the following definition to your preamble:
\def\pgfsysdriver{pgfsys-dvipdfm.def}

> The XeTeX mailing list (see http://tug.org/mailman/listinfo/XeTeX/)
> is probably the best place to find users who could give more
> information on this.
>
> Jonathan
>
>

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