[XeTeX] Outline Math fonts in Xetex

Ulrike Fischer news2 at nililand.de
Sat Dec 6 15:05:04 CET 2008

Am Fri, 5 Dec 2008 14:17:06 -0500 schrieb Per Ting:

> Hi,
> I am very new to xetex, trying to use it with my established Winedt
> 5.5+Miktex 2.7 (Win xp) system. I have changed pdflatex to xelatex in the
> execution mode of winedt to run xetex.
> I have been using Lucida Bright fonts with pdflatex and dvi-dvips-ps2pdf
> with no problem and the output always looked nice with type-1 fonts. When
> using xetex, the text fonts are nice type-1 fonts but the math fonts are
> rendered as type-3 bitmapped fonts. The sample file that I have run is given
> here:
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage[lucidasmallscale=true,nofontinfo=true]{lucimatx}
> \usepackage{fontspec}
> \usepackage{xunicode}
> \usepackage{xltxtra}
> \setmainfont{Optima}%
> \setmonofont{Lucida Console}%
> \setsansfont{Comic Sans MS}%
> \begin{document}
> \section{Unicode}
> \subsection{Min Font}
> This is an example of the main font. \textsf{This is Sans Serif Font} and
> \texttt{This is tt font}
> \[
>   \int_0^{\infty}f(x)\,dx=\sum_{n=0}^{-\infty}\alpha_n\gamma_n\Omega
> \]
> \end{document}
> Thansk for your suggestions

I don't have the lucida fonts, so I can't try. But you should at first
simplify your example:




Compile it with 
xelatex --output-driver="xdvipdfmx -vv" and sent the terminal output. 

Compile it too with pdflatex and sent the font list at the end of the

Ulrike Fischer 

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