[XeTeX] letter.dabase.com

Will Robertson wspr81 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 2 07:29:24 CET 2007

On 11/2/07, Bruno Voisin <bvoisin at mac.com> wrote:
> Is that possible that:
> %&program=xelatex
> %&encoding=UTF-8 Unicode
> refer to some universal syntax, not specific to TeXShop?

No, I think these lines are just in some old example files somewhere.

> Long ago
> OzTeX used to use a similar syntax for specifying the format, yielding
> here
> %&xelatex

That's the reason Dick Koch had to change the syntax -- the TeXShop
metadata badly broke files processed with systems that assumed it was
format information (I don't know if it's OzTeX only or not).


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