[XeTeX] Syriac abbreviations, and issues with polyglossia, fontspec and bidi

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Mon Dec 21 21:46:24 CET 2009

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 04:37:05PM +0000, Gareth Hughes wrote:
> 2) I had to repeat [Script=Syriac] for every font so that the correct
> ligatures are made. I would have thought that
> \defaultfontfeatures{Script=Syriac} would set the feature in one go, but
> I get the error "Package xkeyval Error: `Script' undefined in families
> `options'" if I try this.

I just discovered this few days ago, it is annoying that fontspec don't
accept Script or Language in default font features.


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer
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