[XeTeX] new version of HarfBuzz

maxwell maxwell at umiacs.umd.edu
Mon Apr 24 17:21:13 CEST 2017

On 2017-04-24 11:15, Jonathan Kew wrote:
> On 24/04/2017 15:36, Bobby de Vos wrote:
>> The xetex binary as installed by the Tex Live installer in /usr/local
>> does not seem to load those two libraries.
> Right; the TL-distributed binaries avoid dynamic linking as far as
> possible, in order to maximize portability and consistency. The other
> side of this, of course, is that they don't automatically benefit from
> library updates.

Which brings me back to my original question: will xetex as distributed 
in TeXLive 2017 include this harfbuzz update?  Or is it too late for 

    Mike Maxwell

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