[texhax] letterspacing with XeLaTeX
pfd at pfdstudio.com
Mon Feb 21 22:15:20 CET 2011
On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 08:14:07AM -0500, Peter Davis wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 7:56 AM, Ulrike Fischer <news3 at nililand.de> wrote:
> > Am Sun, 20 Feb 2011 23:10:57 -0500 schrieb Peter Davis:
> > > What's the preferred package for doing letterspacing with XeLaTeX? soul?
> > > microtype? Something else?
> > Assuming that you use otf/ttf-fonts selected by fontspec: Use the
> > LetterSpace-Option:
> I had somehow missed that option completely. Thank you!
Just to follow-up, the LetterSpace feature did work for me, but it
required me to specify the letterspacing as a percentage of the font
The number I actually have, however, is letterspacing in em/1000 units,
which seemed perfect for the soul package. So I went with that.
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