[OS X TeX] fonts handling

Simon Spiegel simon at simifilm.ch
Fri Sep 17 11:00:21 EDT 2010

On 17.09.2010, at 14:07, Ulrich Groh wrote:

> Pete, thank you. Was new to me that one has to use the "internal" name but now its is working.
> Ulrich 
> >> putting different ttf-file names into \setmainfont
> >Either use the complete path name of the font file or use the font's  
> >name

I also wanted to ask about this because I see different behaviours with different fonts. Some commercial Adobe fonts I tried accept the font name, others (Linux Libertine and Charis SIL for example) only work with file name and complete path. On what does this depend?

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