[XeTeX] Problem with subscripted digits, space out

Karljurgen Feuerherm kfeuerherm at wlu.ca
Wed Sep 23 19:18:21 CEST 2009

Ok, so looks like I may have found a solution to the technical problem.
I've got fontspec loaded, and have created this command (for
and it seems to work (if anyone knows of pitfalls I should beware of,
please let me know). Just need to find or build a font with the
characters I need.
Karljürgen G. Feuerherm, PhD
Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies
Wilfrid Laurier University
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Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3C5
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>>> "Karljurgen Feuerherm" <kfeuerherm at wlu.ca> 23/09/2009 11:32:42 am

I'm typesetting text with MANY of these subscripts, and those
particular items, including the subscripts, need to be subscripted at
times, etc. It gets really messy.
I'd much rather use the native Unicode characters.

>>> Cyril Niklaus <cyril.niklaus at gmail.com> 23/09/2009 11:15:08 am >>>
What's wrong with using u\textsubscript{0123456789} ?

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