[XeTeX] cannot get Hoefler text to work with XeTeX

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Wed Mar 18 19:08:23 CET 2009

On Mar 18, 2009, at 1:38 PM, Arthur Reutenauer wrote:

> As Hoefler Text uses Apple's
> AAT, it works only on the Mac (until someone reimplements AAT for  
> other
> platforms, not likely -- and maybe even illegal for patent reasons?)


One can't copy Hoefler Text.dfont to use it on another platform ---  
see the license for Mac OS X.

If one wants to use Hoefler Text on Linux or Windows then one should  
purchase the OpenType version from the foundry:



William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications
Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow.

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