# [XeTeX] what did i do?

musa furber musaf at runbox.com
Tue Nov 15 12:37:03 CET 2005

On Nov 15, 2005, at 1:25 PM, Martin Henning wrote:

> Hello list,
>
> after i finally got to work all my unicode stuff thanks to xetex
> and your help, i just noticed something weird:
>
> neither \textit{} or \empf{} markups show up in the resuulting
> document. i know, that i have already seen it in a xetex-compiled
> document, but somehow i seem to have messed it up? some declaration
> that overwrites this feature? i get no errors at all, the result
> just doesn't show up... any ideas as to what i could have done?

Martin,

When I use Minion Pro and fontspec, the italics show up as plain. To
fix it I added a ItalicFont line, as in the following:

\setromanfont[%
ItalicFont={MinionPro-It}
]%
{Minion Pro}

I hope this helps.

Regards,
Musa