[tex-live] [XeTeX] Using OpenType fonts of 2048 em-width glyphs with xelatex, using fontspec

Simon Cozens simon at simon-cozens.org
Sun Nov 29 09:07:37 CET 2015

On 10/11/2015 10:53, Simon Cozens wrote:
> I'm not sure what the answer is at this point. In this specific case,
> converting the font to Type 1 should do it. In the general case, luatex
> seems to (a) scale the font size by 1000/upem when writing PDF Tf
> instructions for PS fonts and (b) reset the FontMatrix entry back to
> [0.001 * * 0.001 * *] when outputting the PDF object containing the CFF
> dictionary. It seems a bit kludgy, but I would be happy to dvipdfmx do
> that if that is the right thing to do. I would like some advice from
> dvipdfmx-y people first, though.

Pinging tex-live and dvipdfmx people again: is this the right answer and
if so would you take a patch to do it?


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