# [XeTeX] bug in fontspec?

Philipp Stephani st_philipp at yahoo.de
Mon Oct 18 19:50:00 CEST 2010

Am 18.10.2010 um 19:21 schrieb Khaled Hosny:

> On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 07:00:24PM +0200, Pablo Rodríguez wrote:
>> Hi Will, Khaled and others,
>>
>> as Ulrike Fischer has noticed
>> (http://tug.org/pipermail/xetex/2010-October/018895.html), fontspec
>> enters in a loop italics are defined as slanted:
>>
>> 	\def\itdefault{sl}
>>
>> The documentclass slides does it by default.
>>
>> I have fixed that in my document adding:
>>
>> 	\def\itdefault{it}
>>
>> It works for me, but I guess that a more proper fix in fontspec
>> itself would be better.
>>
>> Would you be so kind to improve this?
>>
>> [http://tug.org/pipermail/xetex/2010-October/018895.html], but due
>> to the lack of proper description, it hasn't been taken as a proper
>> bug report.]
>
> I have no idea how this would be fixed, but github issue tracker[1] is the
> proper place to report bug, at least to make sure it get noticed and not
> lost in mailing lists.

true, but it requires registration. I've added it right now: http://github.com/wspr/fontspec/issues#issue/83