[XeTeX] Anomolous handling of parentheses in filenames ?
khaledhosny at eglug.org
Sat Oct 12 21:14:11 CEST 2013
On Sat, Oct 12, 2013 at 07:32:54PM +0100, Philip Taylor wrote:
> To provide a starting point for a new project, I have just saved
> from a sub-directory called
> in a parallel directory called
> When I try to compile it, I am told :
> This is XeTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.3-0.9997.5 (Web2C 2011)
> restricted \write18 enabled.
> entering extended mode
> ! I can't find file `Order-of-Service001.tex'.
> <*> Order-of-Service(001).tex
> Why does XeTeX think the file is called "Order-of-Service001.tex" ?
> Test-compiled with PdfTeX, all compiles normally.
XeTeX had a feature where parentheses can be used as quote characters
when declaring fonts, so one can say:
Since file and font names are read using the same routine, this results
in the bug you have seen. Since have been fixed in XeTeX 0.9999 (TeX
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