Re: [NTG-context] different behavior between xetex and luatex

2008-12-23 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 23 Dec 2008, at 04:26, Yue Wang wrote: Hi, all. I expect different output in xetex and luatex using context. and I think the problem is quite serious although I do not speak Turkish. in turkish, fi can not be treat as ligatures and I can see luatex handle that quite well. however, in xetex,

Re: [NTG-context] [dev-context] New context release

2008-04-17 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 17 Apr 2008, at 1:09 am, Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 1:42 AM, Jonathan Kew wrote: On 16 Apr 2008, at 7:56 pm, Norbert Preining wrote: Given that there won't be TL2008 in lenny, I think it would be very desirable to update xetex to a more recent version than 0.996

Re: [NTG-context] [dev-context] New context release

2008-04-17 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 17 Apr 2008, at 7:23 am, Norbert Preining wrote: On Do, 17 Apr 2008, Will Robertson wrote: Sorry, I didn't know how you went about actually creating this package. The packages are created from the actual TeX Live release, or better from the security branch of the subversion repository,

Re: [NTG-context] [dev-context] New context release

2008-04-16 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 16 Apr 2008, at 7:56 pm, Norbert Preining wrote: Jonathan, Will: It is about TeX Live 2007 in Debian/lenny. There will be no TL2008 in lenny. But we have recent context and recent luatex. It is about updating the lmodern fonts, currently we have 1.01x, the last before the otf and font

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX: faked bold slanted + request for ppc users

2008-03-10 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 10 Mar 2008, at 1:50 pm, Mojca Miklavec wrote: On Sun, Mar 9, 2008 at 8:26 PM, Hans Hagen wrote: Mojca Miklavec wrote: Hello, I just wanted to let you know that XeTeX now supports both faking bold and slanted (and the binaries on the garden minimals have that feature already).

Re: [NTG-context] [XeTeX] longer ConTeXt+XeTeX compile time than before

2007-02-01 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 1 Feb 2007, at 1:51 pm, Mojca Miklavec wrote: If you have someone to blame, please blame me. I asked Hans if he could add an additional switch -output-driver=xdvipdfmx when running XeTeX. This means that the files are now converted to pdf with xdvipdfmx instead of xdv2pdf. Without that

Re: [NTG-context] XeTeX and OpenType LM

2007-01-31 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 31 Jan 2007, at 4:58 pm, Mojca Miklavec wrote: hm, i'm still wondering why xetex needs the extra [] ; is this somewhere documented? is it something new? why not {} having an extra series of defs for xetex is a bad idea, so i'd rather fix that 'automatically' Using OpenType fonts

Re: [NTG-context] [XeTeX] XeTeX, ConTeXt, and utf-8 hyphenation patterns.

2006-06-13 Thread Jonathan Kew
On 13 Jun 2006, at 8:25 am, Hans Hagen wrote: On a more general level, if both ConTeXt and XeTeX are engaged in converting legacy TeX hyphenation patterns to utf-8, should they be coordinated in order to avoid duplication of effort? anyone can use the patterns; of course bugs need to be