[XeTeX] Problem with \XeTeXinputencoding

Jonathan Kew jonathan at jfkew.plus.com
Fri Aug 1 16:00:59 CEST 2008

On 1 Aug 2008, at 2:02 PM, Jonathan Kew wrote:

> On 1 Aug 2008, at 1:50 PM, Xiao Cui wrote:
>> Thank you both!
>> I have now got a solution: just add an empty line at the end of the
>> file.
> Yes, that will avoid the problem. However, it really is a xetex bug:
> if the last line of the file does not end with a newline (CR/LF/CRLF),
> and if you're using \XeTeXinputencoding to set a specific encoding
> rather than using the default built-in Unicode support, then the last
> line may be ignored.

This is now fixed in the xetex source (v. 0.999.4). For older  
versions, simply ensure that the last line of the file ends with a  


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