[tex4ht] [tex4ht-commits] [SCM] tex4ht updated: r233 - trunk/lit

Michal Hoftich michal.h21 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 23 23:25:33 CET 2017

Hi Karl,

> Hi Michal,
>     +January 2017: LaTeX core started to use new font encoding with
>     +Unicode engines, TU. This encoding loads OpenType fonts by default
> It's (supposedly) ok if TU loads OT fonts when running under xelatex and
> lualatex, but it's surely not ok when running under pdflatex or latex,
> since pdftex cannot read OT fonts. Is that really what's happening? If
> yes, can you please report this to latex? --thanks, karl.

It would be OK, but OT fonts break tex4ht command, so we must stop them
until someone fix that :) TU encoding is used only with XeLaTeX and
LuaLaTeX, it works as it was supposed by the LaTeX team.

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