[texhax] (La)TeX engine that supports both fontspec and PostScript output?

Peter Davis pfd at pfdstudio.com
Tue Mar 22 17:20:42 CET 2011

On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 12:04 PM, Heiko Oberdiek <
heiko.oberdiek at googlemail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:29:26AM -0400, Peter Davis wrote:
> > As far as I know, fontspec works with XeTeX/XeLaTeX, and with
> > LuaTeX/LuaLaTeX/ConTeXt.  For a project, I'd like to be able to generate
> > PostScript (without having to go through a Ghostscript-based converter),
> but
> There are PDF to PS converters without Ghostscript
> (pdftopdf from xpdf, acroread -toPostScript, ...)

Thanks!  Yes, I'm aware of those.  I guess I should be more explicit.  I'd
like to use PSTricks as well.  From what I can tell, you can use PSTricks
with XeTeX, but the various packages (pdftricks, xetex-pstricks, etc) use
Ghostscript behind the scenes to convert EPS to PDF.

Thank you.

The Tech Curmudgeon
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