# [XeTeX] Prime + Unicode-math

Will Robertson wspr81 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 5 05:02:47 CEST 2010

On 2010-10-05 09:07:07 +1030, Kamal Abdali
<k.abdali at acm.org> said:

> The math symbols in XITS seem rather small. When trying to increase XITS
> character size with the Scale option, I noticed that math accents get
> amplified too much, and get placed too far from the subject symbols. The
> example below shows that by comparing XITS and Asana math fonts.
>
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage{unicode-math}
> \begin{document}
> \setmathfont[Scale=2.5]{XITS}

You need to use the XITS Math font instead.

I can see differences in the height of the accent placement (compared
to Scale=1), but it doesn't necessary look "wrong" to me. This
behaviour is not seen in LuaLaTeX, so this could be a variation in how
XeTeX chooses to place these symbols.

Will