[XeTeX] Ligatures not working using Utopia

Markus Gritsch m.gritsch at gmail.com
Wed Aug 27 13:42:41 CEST 2008

On Tue, Aug 26, 2008 at 5:57 PM, Peter Dyballa <Peter_Dyballa at web.de> wrote:
> In a real TeX distribution
>        kpsewhich -progname=xelatex -show-path=map | tr : '\n' | sort
> would show where XeLaTeX searches for files *.map ...
> Could be the output of kpsewhich is incorrect because in non-XeTeX
> these files have to do with font encoding and therefore the emitted
> path names contain "texmf/fonts/map/xelatex" – obviously a bug in
> XeTeX that it misuses a standard file name extension. You might try
> to reflect the path name "/usr/local/texlive/texmf-local/fonts/misc/
> xetex/fontmapping/tex-text.map" into your private area, if MiKTeX
> supports this concept.
> As mentioned earlier, only as long as the PostScript instead of the
> OpenType fonts are used you need this extra "map" file.

Running 'texhash' solved my problem of XeTeX not finding the new mapping file.

Kind regards,

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