# [XeTeX] Differing font name handling betwixt Mac OS X and W32 (and Linux?) XeTeX

Mon Jun 19 15:04:21 CEST 2006

On Jun 19, 2006, at 8:12 AM, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> Does "Garamond Premier Pro" also work? It should, and avoids the need
> to look up postscript names (expensive).

Yes, it works, but I'm still getting the pause after reading
fontspec.cfg

>> Testing Aldus on my G5, the following were unsuccessful:
>>
>> \setromanfont{Aldus LT Std}
>> \setromanfont{AldusLTStd}
>>
>> but this did work on my G5 (and allowed the \emph italics command to
>> work as well:
>>
>> \setromanfont{AldusLTStd-Roman}
>
> "AldusLTStd" looks like a postscript name or legacy mac/windows
> family name; it would be nice to know the font's preferred opentype
> family name, if any. What does \fontname\font produce when you're
> using this font?

Not understanding what you're asking here.

William

--
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

This email message and any files transmitted with it contain information
which is confidential and intended only for the addressee(s). If you are
not the intended recipient(s), any usage,  dissemination, disclosure, or
action taken in  reliance on it is prohibited.  The reliability of  this
method of communication cannot be guaranteed.  Email can be intercepted,
corrupted, delayed, incompletely transmitted, virus-laden,  or otherwise
affected during transmission. Reasonable steps have been taken to reduce
the risk of viruses, but we cannot accept liability for damage sustained
as a result of this message. If you have received this message in error,
please immediately delete it and all copies of it and notify the sender.