[XeTeX] strange problem when rendering

Cyril cyril.niklaus at gmail.com
Tue Sep 5 15:57:15 CEST 2006

On 5 sept. 06, at 22:02, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> On 5 Sep 2006, at 1:54 pm, Cyril wrote:
>> While rendering some text, I'm getting strange test added to the
>> document.
>> (o).fd Text (o).fd comes up when I write \={o}, but only on the
>> first one of the document.
>> Where does that come from?
> I've never really understood this, but I think updating to the
> current version of fontspec.sty should fix it; this was a problem in
> some earlier releases.
I now notice that I have 2 versions of it...
one in /usr/local/teTeX/share/texmf.local/tex/xelatex/fontspec/
   [2006/04/26 v1.9a Advanced font selection for XeLaTeX]
and the second
   [2006/06/07 v1.10 Advanced font selection for XeLaTeX]
which is the one kpsewhich picks up. I've removed the old one and now  
things work. i don't see why it made a difference, unless kpswhich  

Anyway, thank you for your help, working solution and reminder of the  
obsoleteness of the opening lines I used (copy-pasted from an old  

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