[XeTeX] on fontspec 2.0

Diederick C. Niehorster dcnieho at gmail.com
Sun Mar 28 05:46:45 CEST 2010

Hi All, Khaled,

Just tried to extract fontspec.dtx that I got form github. Just to let
you know, the manual won't compile, i dont have the rm-consolata font.
Could you use standard fonts in the manual, i'm on windows.

Looking forward to working with it for the rest, lets see what it can do!


On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 7:38 AM, Will Robertson <wspr81 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 2010-02-15 07:35:37 +1030, Pablo Rodríguez <oinos at web.de> said:
>> some time ago, we were introduced to the fontspec 2.0
>> (http://github.com/wspr/fontspec), that will be compatible with LuaLaTeX.
> Right. The primary development for the LuaLaTeX part of fontspec has been by
> Khaled Hosny and Elie Roux.
> The primary goals for v2 is LuaTeX support; I hope to overhaul the
> interface/feature set after my thesis is finished later this year. Having
> said that, feel free to offer feature requests on the Issues page on GitHub
> linked above.
>> If I don't get it wrong, so it will be possible to use LuaLaTeX with the
>> system fonts the same way that we use it with XeLaTeX, so no special
>> font installation needed, won't it?
> Yes, but it will require, perhaps, a little more configuration than fontspec
> on XeTeX currently does.
>> Are there plans to include the final 2.0 version with TeXLive 2010?
> Hope so :)
> If the bugs get ironed out this/next week then I hope to make a "beta
> version" announcement here and on the LuaTeX list for wider testing.
> Cheers,
> Will
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