[XeTeX] xelatex problem after new 2003 setup of GWTeX

Bruno Voisin bvoisin at mac.com
Wed Dec 15 02:25:40 CET 2004

Le 10 déc. 04, à 23:42, Robert Voogdgeert a écrit :

> Since my update to a new TeX distribution with the 2003 setup (I tried  
> full and basic) I'm
> experiencing the following strange problem with a file, that didn't  
> change at all between the old
> and new TeX setup. After even the smallest overfull hbox xelatex the  
> following happens (the square
> brackets keep on running and I have to quite the terminal to stop the  
> proces):
> Overfull \hbox (0.58794pt too wide) in paragraph at lines 212--213
> \OSX/pmnx/m/n/10 Erscheinungen konnte auf das Bibel-Aramäischen  
> verwiesen werd
> en.  
> Dies|[][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][][] 
> [][]

Tonight, for testing purposes, I switched back from TL2004 to TL2003 to  
TL2004 again, reinstalling XeLaTeX afterwards. Alas! Now I'm faced with  
this bug: a XeLaTeX document which compiled perfectly fine a couple of  
hours ago (with the original TL2004 setup) now gives that unending  
series of brackets:

Underfull \hbox (badness 10000) has occurred while \output is active

and can only be stopped by force-quitting TeXShop. I tried both  
i-Installer and Apple Installer installs for XeTeX, the result is the  

Bruno Voisin

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