[XeTeX] most basic example with htxelatex

Pablo Rodríguez oinos at web.de
Sat Dec 26 13:49:52 CET 2009

On 12/26/2009 02:13 AM, Shrisha Rao wrote:
> El dic 26, 2009, a las 2:41 a.m., Pablo Rodríguez escribió:
>> Merry Christmas!
>> I'm trying to use tex4ht with the most basic example I can think of:
>> And compiling with htxelatex file.tex "xhtml,uni-html4" (using the
>> version that comes with TL 2009 as packaged for openSUSE 11.x) forgets
>> all non iso-8859-1 characters (as xelatex itself does).
>> But if adding fontspec to the preamble, no text in the output html file.
>> Is there any way to get it working?
> I don't know much about tex4ht, but for XeLaTeX, just add \usepackage{xltxtra} before \begin{document} and it will compile fine.  Without that, with plain (La)TeX, your non-ASCII text would not be parsed.

Thanks, Shrisha, for your reply.

I'm afraid that xltxtra loads fontspec (line 16:
\RequirePackage{fontspec}), so I have the same problem with htxelatex as
described above.

Thanks for your reply anyway,


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