[tex-live] XeTeX or xdvipdfmx Broken on Mac

Philip Taylor P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri Apr 24 18:41:07 CEST 2015

Richard Koch wrote:

> Here is the ACTUAL list of bad fonts, about 16 fonts out of 215 on the Mac:
> GB18030 Bitmap
> Message from kpathsea: Invalid fontname, 'GB18030 Bitmap" contains ‘ '
> ttf font

This name would be acceptable in raw XeTeX, as :

	\font \whatever = "GB18030 Bitmap"

I have no knowledge of the LaTeX interface to platform fonts, but it
might be worth adding the additional string quotes to see if that can
help here.

Philip Taylor

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