[XeTeX] \font "<platform font>":color=FFFFFF produces black, not white glyphs
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Sun Mar 29 18:46:39 CEST 2015
Khaled Hosny wrote:
> That is a bug in xdvipdfmx; FFFFFF will be converted by XeTeX to
> FFFFFFFF when written to the XDV, but xdvipdfmx uses the 0xFFFFFFFF
> value to mean that no color have been selected so ends up ignoring the
> color here.
Oy vey !
A work around is to set the color to FFFFFF00 (or any other
> value for the alpha since xdvipdfmx does not support transparency
Thank you Khaled -- I had hit on that idea by experiment, but am glad to
have you confirm it.
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