[XeTeX] hyperref 6.79n breaks xetex's (xdvipdfmx) ability to set proper page dimensions (and overrides page dimensions on pdftex)

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Mon Dec 14 14:21:38 CET 2009

On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 03:36:52PM +0300, Vladimir Volovich wrote:

> "MK" == Michiel Kamermans writes:
>  >> Does hyperref (with unicode bookmarks) work with xetex?
>  MK> Yes it does, as long as you use "xetex" rather than "unicode" as
>  MK> hyperref option.

XeTeX is autodetected.

>      I have masses of Japanese section names, and these
>  MK> show up perfectly readable as pdf bookmarks.


> yes, thank you (and i don't even need to use "xetex" option at all -
> since it appears to auto-detect xetex - just NOT using the "unicode"
> option when using xetex appears to work). sorry for not finding it out
> on my own.

Not using unicode is definitely wrong, if you want to have
unicode characters; hyperref then outputs the strings in PDFDocEncoding.

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>

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