[XeTeX] Fonts and Snow Leopard

Gildas Hamel gweltaz at ucsc.edu
Sat Sep 19 21:48:15 CEST 2009

* Jonathan Kew (jfkthame at googlemail.com) wrote:
  |>   For XeTeX users who have run into problems with some of Apple system fonts 
  |>   on Snow Leopard, now that they are delivered in .ttc format rather than 
  |>   .dfont, I have a possible solution, and would appreciate hearing whether it 
  |>   resolves the issue for others (it seems to work ok in my limited testing).
  |>   There is a new version of xdvipdfmx available at 
  |>   http://www.jfkew.plus.com/xdvipdfmx-SL.zip that should work correctly with 
  |>   these fonts. Just unzip the archive and replace your existing xdvipdfmx 
  |>   binary with this one (I'd recommend archiving or renaming the old version, 
  |>   to make it easy to revert if necessary.)

I just tested it on SL 10.6.1 and texlive 2009. The Hoefler Text ttf font is working perfectly for me.
--Gildas Hamel

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