[OS X TeX] xelatexmk and fontspec

Sam Cox scox at cc.umanitoba.ca
Sat Sep 6 17:41:58 EDT 2008

With the five lines beginning with \usepackage{fontspec} commented, my  
file (attached) processes fine.
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When they are not commented, the process ends without making pdf  
output.  It gives this message:

Latexmk: Found bibliography file(s) [/Users/samcox/Library/texmf/ 
Latexmk: Found bibliography file(s) [/Users/samcox/Library/texmf/ 
Latexmk: Did not finish processing file: 'pdflatex' did not make 'cv- 
Latexmk: Use the -f option to force complete processing.
Latexmk: Errors, so I did not complete making targets

If I replace the first line with

%!TEX TS-program = pdflatexmk

and the font lines not commented, it does not complete processing,  
giving this error:

  * XeTeX is required to compile this document.
  * Sorry!
\RequireXeTeX ...********************************}
                                                   \endgroup \fi
l.18 \RequireXeTeX

Process aborted

I have looked at the archives and documentation for fontspec but still  
cannot make this work.   Any ideas?  I am using TeXLive-2008 and  


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