[XeTeX] cmyk colour support broken?

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Fri May 19 17:45:16 CEST 2006

On May 19, 2006, at 11:29 AM, Jonathan Kew wrote:
(re: xdvipdfmx on Mac OS X)

> It can be compiled right now, if you have appropriate libraries and
> header files installed (fontconfig and freetype are the main ones
> that come to mind). But it has at least one serious limitation that
> means it's not ready to ship as an alternative to xdv2pdf just yet:
> it won't handle fonts in suitcase or .dfont files. If you're working
> with .otf or (Windows-style) .ttf files, it might be worth a try.
> Oh, graphics support is fairly limited at this point, too. But it's
> supposed to handle .jpg and .png, at least.

I think I can work within all that --- I'll let you know when I bump  
into a stumbling block.


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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