[XeTeX] problem with xelatex, fontspec and non-ascii fontnames

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Wed Dec 9 14:34:19 CET 2009

Am Wed, 09 Dec 2009 05:14:49 -0800 schrieb Michiel Kamermans:

> Hi all,
> I'm trying to get fontspec to use a font that has a non-ascii name, 
> which leads to an interesting problem of which I don't know how to get 
> around: Because xelatex takes utf8 files, the font name I pass fontspec 
> is in utf8. However, this makes makemf hiccup something aweful. 

makemf is only called when a font is not found e.g. because you are
using the wrong font name. 

Ulrike Fischer 

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