[XeTeX] A Bug In MiKTeX

Ulrike Fischer news2 at nililand.de
Thu Jul 10 17:40:35 CEST 2008

Am Thu, 10 Jul 2008 08:15:42 -0700 schrieb VAFA KHALIGHI:

> If you make a minimal example like
> ----------------------------------------------------------
> \documentclass{beamer}
> \usepackage{xepersian}
> \begin{document}
> \begin{farsi}
> \frame{\maketitle}
> \end{farsi}
> \end{document}
> ----------------------------------------------------------------
> Please note that you have to delete lines 476-479 in arabxetex.sty,
> otherwise you would get an error like \textlatin already defined. (that is a
> clash between beamer and arabxetex)
> ok if you run xelatex on that example, you get a window which says
> `DVI-to-PDF converter has stopped working'. and this is the log:

> ("C:\Program Files\MiKTeX 2.7\tex\latex\hyperref\hdvips.def"

beamer fools hyperref. It no longer recognize xetex and loads the dvips
driver and then everything gets wrong. You should use 

(with older hyperref you need perhaps hyperref=dvipdfmx)

Ulrike Fischer 

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