[XeTeX] Bug with Quotes at Sentence End

Jonathan Kew jfkthame at googlemail.com
Fri Aug 7 15:43:45 CEST 2009

On 7 Aug 2009, at 14:29, Herbert Schulz wrote:

> On Aug 7, 2009, at 7:57 AM, Fr. Michael Gilmary wrote:
>> ...
>> I used the code sent by Joel and I can't see the difference in his  
>> two uses of quotes, i.e., the Unicode way in the first paragraph  
>> and the TeX way in the second.
>> So, when I tried your solution, Jonathan, again, there was no  
>> difference. Am I missing something?
>> -- 
>> United in adoration of Jesus,
>> fr. michael gilmary, mma
> Howdy,
> Hmmm... I saw no quotes in the final pdf for the paragraph where you  
> used the Unicode versions rather than the macro version. I assume  
> it's because you are using latin modern (I believe that's the  
> default used by fontspec when no font is defined using \setmainfont)  
> and that doesn't contain that code point. Are you seeing the double  
> quotes in both paragraphs?

LM has the Unicode quotes; I suspect you're using an old fontspec that  
defaults to CM rather than LM.

(Are you sure you kept the file as UTF-8, didn't accidentally save it  
as MacRoman or something? I'm not sure what you'd get then.)


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