[XeTeX] [OS X TeX] Unexpected quotation marks

Michael Kubovy kubovy at virginia.edu
Sun Jun 10 13:14:47 EDT 2007

On Jun 10, 2007, at 11:38 AM, Peter Dyballa wrote:

> Am 10.06.2007 um 16:24 schrieb Bruno Voisin:
>> If I remember correctly, support of tikz (or was it pstricks?) is
>> still largely experimental, and not yet included in TeXLive. At the
>> moment, I think it requires modifying driver files (the .def files
>> that XeLaTeX reads) and/or editing the xdvipdfmx sources and
>> recompiling xdvipdfmx from these modified sources. Not for the faint
>> of heart, in any case!
> Tikz works straight:
> 	\usepackage[dvipdfm]{pgf}
> 	\usepackage{tikz}
> +
> 	xelatex -output-driver='xdvipdfmx -q -E'
> plus it has to be TeX Live 2007.

This .tex file:
%%!TEX TS-program = XeLaTeX-xdvipdfmx
%%!TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode






\textit{p}(\textbf{a})/\textit{p}(\textbf{b}) = log{1234567890}

\[\frac{p(\mathbf{a})}{p(\mathbf{b})} = \log{1234567890}\]

fails (console output):
This is XeTeXk, Version 3.141592-2.2-0.996 (Web2C 7.5.6)
%&-line parsing enabled.
entering extended mode
LaTeX2e <2005/12/01>
Babel <v3.8h> and hyphenation patterns for english, usenglishmax,  
dumylang, noh
) (/Users/mk/Library/texmf/tex/generic/pgf/utilities/pgfrcs.code.tex))

! LaTeX Error: Unknown option `dvipdfm' for package `pgf'.
XeLaTeX-xdvipdfmx.engine reads:

set path= ($path /usr/texbin /usr/local/bin)
xelatex -output-driver="xdvipdfmx -q -E" "$1"
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