[XeTeX] Using OpenType fonts of 2048 em-width glyphs with xelatex, using fontspec

Hugo Roy hugo at hugoroy.eu
Mon Nov 2 10:03:09 CET 2015

↪ 2015-11-02 Mon 00:12, Simon Cozens <simon at simon-cozens.org>:
> On 02/11/2015 04:41, Hugo Roy wrote:
> > The issue is that the fonts are in a 2048 em-wide PostScript size 
> > instead of 1000 (I sometimes get a warning from FontForge that the 
> > width should be 1000).
> I think it's very unlikely that this is the problem per se -

Well, it definitely has an impact because converting to 1000 units
fixes the problem (I have done this for another font as well which had
the same issue).

> SIL Gentium is a 2048 upem font, and I've used that with xetex and
> Preview for years with no problems.

Is it TrueType or OpenType?

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