[XeTeX] Segmentation fault in xdvipdfmx

ben.guillon ben.guillon at gmail.com
Sun Jun 7 19:53:04 CEST 2009

On Thu, 04 Jun 2009 22:44:59 +0200, maxwell <maxwell at umiacs.umd.edu> wrote:

> OK, I think the attached file is pretty much minimal, and it seems to
> reproduce the problem consistently.  It's possible that the crash happens
> when a character inside the \urdu{...} is not present in the Urdu font;  
> at
> least I see a '!' in there, and when I delete that, I get a warning msg  
> in
> place of a crash.

FYI i've got the same core dump here with your test case, and if i change  
to 'Nafees Nastaleeq' instead it doesn't crash.

$ xetex -v
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