[XeTeX] xelatex not working

Ralf Stubner ralf.stubner at physik.uni-erlangen.de
Wed Aug 9 18:36:02 CEST 2006

Jonathan Kew <jonathan_kew at sil.org> writes:

> However, I believe the precedence of DIST over LOCAL (where the xetex  
> additions currently end up) would still lead to the same problem.  

ACK. I just don't think it is very likely that DIST comes before LOCAL
in the search order.

> Really, the main xkeyval in DIST needs to be updated.

Indeed. And I assume that the next TeX Live will have an uptodate

>> Most of the files in the TEXMF tree comming with XeTeX could go into a
>> regular tree without problems. Interesting cases are only  
>> configuration
>> files  for certain LaTeX packages and hyphenation files.
> Yes, those are the trickier ones.

Do you know to which extend package authors have been contacted about
adding XeTeX support/detection to their packages?


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