[XeTeX] Problem with typesetting table with Arabic characters with TeX Live 2009 on Ubuntu Jaunty 9.04

Akira Kakuto kakuto at fuk.kindai.ac.jp
Wed Aug 12 14:17:47 CEST 2009

> Jonathan Kew wrote:
> > (I'm surprised it works on Windows/MikTeX, actually; I don't know what's
> > different about the two setups. Unless it's simply running in
> > \scrollmode, so the error message flies past and the job continues,
> Might be due to the line end (UNIX, Mac or Win) which is recognised
> differently.
> Cheers, Johannes

I've tested on Windows by the
three kinds of line endings( \r\n, \n, \r).

 \item This is a test\\
 \item The 2nd item.

In all cases, I have the same error:

! Missing number, treated as zero.
<to be read again>
l.5        [You]

? x

Best regards,

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