[XeTeX] XeTeX, hyperref, undefined control sequence since MiKTeX update

Ulrike Fischer news2 at nililand.de
Sat Apr 19 09:51:14 CEST 2008

Am Fri, 18 Apr 2008 17:43:34 -0400 (EDT) schrieb Rik Kabel:

> I have come across a problem with the combination of XeTeX and hyperref
> since a recent update of MiKTeX 2.7 packages. A minimal test file is:

> The error message is:

> 	! Undefined control sequence.
> 	l.1367 ...f{\noexpand\UTFviii at four@octets\stringô

The problem is that with XeTeX the "ô" (^^f4) is a letter and so XeTeX
sees the command name "\stringô"  which is not defined. 

Add a space after the \string. (Heiko knows about the problem and will
correct it in the next release.)

Ulrike Fischer 

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