[XeTeX] Combined \textsubscript and unicode character does not work.

Alan Munn amunn at gmx.com
Tue Nov 23 00:59:35 CET 2010

On Nov 22, 2010, at 6:39 PM, Maxim Cournoyer wrote:

> Hello fellow Xe(La)TeX users,
> Would someone happen to know why the following does not work as  
> intended in a XeLaTeX document?
> P\textsubscript{\textepsilon}
> Well, it does print Pɛ, but notice the epsilon is not in subscript.  
> This behaviour affect any unicode character.
You'll need to tell us more.  The following document works as  
advertised.  -Alan

% !TEX TS-program = XeLaTeX
\setmainfont{Linux Libertine}

  *File List*
  article.cls    2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX document class
   size10.clo    2007/10/19 v1.4h Standard LaTeX file (size option)
fontspec.sty    2010/11/07 v2.1d Advanced font selection for XeLaTeX/ 
    expl3.sty    2010/10/02 v2056 L3 Experimental code bundle wrapper
  l3names.sty    2010/10/03 v2064 L3 Experimental Naming Scheme for  
TeX Primitiv
     etex.sty    1998/03/26 v2.0 eTeX basic definition package (PEB)
l3basics.sty    2010/10/03 v2063 L3 Experimental basic definitions
  l3expan.sty    2010/09/20 v2037 L3 Experimental Argument Expansion  
     l3tl.sty    2010/10/29 v2081 L3 Experimental Token Lists
    l3int.sty    2010/10/17 v2077 L3 Experimental Integer module
  l3quark.sty    2010/09/20 v2036 L3 Experimental Quark Commands
    l3seq.sty    2010/03/29 v1879 L3 Experimental sequences and stacks
   l3toks.sty    2010/09/20 v2037 L3 Experimental Token Registers
    l3prg.sty    2010/10/03 v2063 L3 Experimental control structures
  l3clist.sty    2010/10/09 v2071 L3 Experimental comma separated lists
  l3token.sty    2010/10/03 v2063 L3 Experimental token investigation  
and manipu
   l3prop.sty    2010/03/21 v1857 L3 Experimental Property Lists
    l3msg.sty    2010/10/02 v2052 L3 Experimental LaTeX Messages module
     l3io.sty    2010/10/03 v2063 L3 Experimental i/o module
   l3skip.sty    2010/10/03 v2063 L3 Experimental skip registers
    l3box.sty    2010/09/26 v2048 L3 Experimental Box module
l3keyval.sty    2010/04/11 v1890 L3 Experimental keyval processing
   l3keys.sty    2010/10/27 v2079 L3 Experimental key-value support
l3precom.sty    2010/02/09 v1793 L3 Experimental precompilation module
   l3xref.sty    2010/02/09 v1786 L3 Experimental cross referencing
   l3file.sty    2010/03/21 v1853 L3 Experimental file loading
     l3fp.sty    2010/10/27 v2080 L3 Experimental floating-point  
l3luatex.sty    2010/07/18 v1985 L3 Experimental LuaTeX functions
     calc.sty    2007/08/22 v4.3 Infix arithmetic (KKT,FJ)
   xparse.sty    2010/10/13 v2073 Generic document command parser
  xkeyval.sty    2008/08/13 v2.6a package option processing (HA)
  xkeyval.tex    2008/08/13 v2.6a key=value parser (HA)
fontspec-patches.sty    2010/11/07 v2.1d Advanced font selection for  
fixltx2e.sty    2006/09/13 v1.1m fixes to LaTeX
   eu1enc.def    2010/05/27 v0.1h Experimental Unicode font encodings
   eu1lmr.fd    2009/10/30 v1.6 Font defs for Latin Modern
xunicode.sty    2010/05/18 v0.95 provides access to latin accents and  
many othe
r characters in Unicode lower plane
Alan Munn
amunn at gmx.com

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