[XeTeX] Guaranteed Unicode replacement glyph in every TeX installation?

Janusz S. Bień jsbien at mimuw.edu.pl
Sat Aug 21 17:15:27 CEST 2021

On Sat, Aug 21 2021 at 15:20 +01, Philip Taylor (HI) wrote:
> Ulrike Fischer wrote:
>  With a current texlive you can use albatross to find out which fonts
> on your system support this
>    albatross -d 0xFFFD
> I appreciate that this answer may have been targetted solely at Doug McKenna, but in the general case it does not work.  Here, using TeX Live 2021 under
> Windows 7 Ultimate, the command "albatross" is unknown —

It's also absent in all verions of Debian, including testing, unstable
and experimental.

I've just downloaded it from CTAN (I had to circumvent a minor path

Best regards


Janusz S. Bien
emeryt (emeritus)

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