[tex-live] xelatex + files with non-ascii chars
Philip TAYLOR (Webmaster, Ret'd)
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Aug 10 12:17:54 CEST 2011
Ulrike Fischer wrote:
> When I try to compile a "büro.tex" with xelatex I get a quite
> curious error (miktex on win xp)
> I:\Z-Test>xelatex büro
> This is XeTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.3-0.9997.5 (MiKTeX 2.9)
> entering extended mode
> ! Undefined control sequence.
> <*> b^^?^^³
> ? x
> No pages of output.
> I get a similar error with miktex 2.8 on a win7 (only the umlaut is
> encoded differently on the terminal).
> I'm not sure if this a problem of the miktex binary I suspect more a
> problem in the format files. Could please someone try what happens
> in TeXLive?
This is XeTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.2-0.9997.4 (Web2C 2010)
entering extended mode
! Emergency stop.
No pages of output.
Transcript written on texput.log.
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