[XeTeX] Strange Euler Script font behaviour

William F. Adams wadams at atlis.com
Fri Nov 19 16:03:04 CET 2004

On Nov 19, 2004, at 9:38 AM, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> OK, confession time.... access to characters in TeX legacy fonts using 
> TFMs and non-standard encodings is currently rather fragile. (I'm 
> amazed to have gotten away with it as far as this!)

Well, I guess this makes a good point to ask a question which has been 
burning at me for a while --- perhaps it's time to do an updated 
version of Plain TeX which uses Unicode-encoded OpenType fonts?

Wouldn't that be a better basis for use in xelatex as well?


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