[XeTeX] linguistics trees using qtree: no go

Cyril cyril.niklaus at gmail.com
Thu Feb 1 03:26:03 CET 2007

On 31 janv. 07, at 19:50, Jonathan Kew wrote:
> The solution is to switch to the xdvipdfmx output driver, which you  
> can do by creating a new engine for TeXShop (or equivalent for  
> other environments). This has some (limited) support for dvips- 
> style \special commands, and may be able to draw your trees; or you  
> can say \usepackage[dvipdfm]{pict2e} in order to use a driver based  
> on PDF \special commands.
> To set up a TeXShop engine, go to ~/Library/TeXShop/Engines and  
> duplicate the existing XeLaTeX.engine file. Name the new copy  
> something like "XeLaTeX-x.engine". Then edit it, and change the  
> xelatex command line to read
>   xelatex -output-driver="xdvipdfmx -E -q" "$1"
Indeed this did help and it works. As always you come quickly to the  
rescue with the answer, I cannot tell you how much this is appreciated!

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