[XeTeX] Re: [OS X TeX] Where is XeTeX README?
amaxwell at wsu.edu
Sat May 22 15:59:04 CEST 2004
On 22 May, 2004, at 04:56, Julien Salort wrote:
> Jonathan Kew <jonathan_kew at sil.org> wrote:
>> It's been a long time since I looked at iTeXMac. At the time, I think
>> it didn't support Unicode (UTF-8) as the encoding for text files in
> Some months ago, I failed and that's why I switched to TeXShop.
FWIW, this is now covered in the iTeXMac online help, and you no longer
have to edit the plist by hand, unless you really want to. Here are
the instructions for using the GUI to add encodings to the list of
You can customize the file encoding menu displayed by iTeXMac providing
a resource file located in your home directory at:
This file is created or edited using the iTeXMac(Encoding) editor, by
choosing the menu item Format->String Encodings->Customize.
If the file does not exist, create a new file by choosing File->New in
the Encoding editor, and then add encodings from the column on the
left. When you have finished customizing the menu, choose Save As and
save the file to the location specified above.
If the file does exist, you will have a menu option Encoding Menu->User
Domain: Edit which will open your personal encoding menu for
customization. When you are finished editing, quit the
iTeXMac(Encoding) editor and your new encoding list will appear under
Format->String Encodings->Current. For XeTeX, you'll want to set UTF8
as the default.
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