[XeTeX] accessing fonts from TeX tree and glyphs without Unicode slot
will.adams at frycomm.com
Thu May 4 21:50:35 CEST 2006
On May 4, 2006, at 11:45 AM, Will Robertson wrote:
> How about, instead of specifying paths (or maybe as well as), XeTeX
> font search paths could be specified that don't hard code a font's
> position on a users HD, but rather just allow a font that's not "in
> the system" to be accessed...
This would be pretty handy, say the option of pre-defining in a .cfg
file a list of places to look for fonts (e.g., /Users/Shared/Fonts/
Alternately, perhaps a Linotype Font Explorer auto-activation plug-in
could be developed for XeTeX?
Or, can FontBook be AppleScripted? If so, use TeX shell--escape
mechanism to execute an AppleScript requesting a font activation....
senior graphic designer
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