[XeTeX] Problem with MinionPro package and XeTeX?

Ulrike Fischer news2 at nililand.de
Fri Apr 25 16:42:44 CEST 2008

Am Fri, 25 Apr 2008 09:48:17 +0200 schrieb Marc Penninga:

> I have, however, found a problem when trying to use the MinionPro package
> with XeTeX. When I run XeTeX on this document:
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{MinionPro}
> \begin{document}
> Pythagoras said $a^2+b^2=c^2$.
> \end{document}
> I get the following error message:
> kpathsea: Running mktexpk --mfmode / --bdpi 600 --mag 1+0/600 --dpi 600
> MinionPro-RegularLCDFJ
> Cannot find MinionPro-RegularLCDFJ.mf .

> The file MinionPro-RegularLCDFJ.tfm does exist 

Xetex is not searching a tfm, it has difficulties to find the real font. 

> (this document compiles just  fine under pdftex;

As far as I know xetex would use the map-file of dvipdfm(x) in such
cases. So the question is if it works with latex + dvipdfm or latex +

Ulrike Fischer 

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