[tex-live] synctex problem with XeTeX

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Fri Aug 19 17:14:30 CEST 2011

Dear kanLoo,

> Dear List, I found that the X Offset and Y Offset in the synctex file generated with XeTeX (TL 2011) might be uncorrectly set.
> The real value could be 4736287. But now both are set to be 0.   

That is intentional.
In the pdf mode in pdftex, xetex and luatex,
X Offset = 0 and Y Offset = 0.

Please confirm that
xelatex -no-pdf -synctex=-1 foo
gives 4736287.


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