[XeTeX] xelatex and DejaVu Sans

M. Niedermair m_g_n at gmx.de
Fri Aug 22 11:29:40 CEST 2008

Hi Will,

> I'd like in the future to auto-parse when an external font is specified, 
> allowing all three of the following:
>   \newfontfamily\lso[ExternalLocation]{DroidSerif-Regular}% detect the 
> extension automatically?

is it possible to declare a rule, which extension is tried first?

>   \newfontfamily\lso{DroidSerif-Regular.ttf}% can parse the extension so 
> we know it's "external"

If i load a font with the operating system, i can use all font shapes 
It is meaningful, to set the shapes by a external font, so that i can 
use textbf, textit, ...?

\dejavu Text Text \textbf{Text} \textit{Text}

> Cheers,
> Will


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