[XeTeX] The future of XeTeX

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Tue Jul 31 14:16:22 CEST 2012

On Jul 30, 2012, at 8:21 PM, Khaled Hosny wrote:

> ATSUI is used by the engine on mac to support AAT fonts, also
> corresponding services are used for finding system fonts. It is possible
> to disable all Mac specific code and build XeTeX as if it was another
> Unix (I think MacPorts does this, on 64 bit at least), but that might
> not be acceptable for every one.

Acceptable in-and-of-itself, no.

As a fall-back position, it'd certainly be valid, but it looks as if the concern raised by the OP may be groundless.


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications
Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow.

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