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       xetex  - extended TeX with native support for Unicode, OpenType, system


       xetex [options] [&format] [file|\commands]


       XeTeX (xetex) is a TeX engine with native support  for  Unicode,  Open-
       Type,  and system-installed fonts, using third-party libraries (such as
       ICU, HarfBuzz, and Freetype). It was developed by Jonathan Kew for SIL.

       XeTeX  includes  the  e-TeX extensions and many extensions from pdfTeX,
       sometimes with different primitive names.

       XeTeX is now released as part of TeX Live <>.


       XeTeX's handling of its command-line arguments is similar  to  that  of
       the  other TeX programs in the Web2C implementation.  Here we list only
       additions/deletions of command  line  options  which  are  specific  to
       XeTeX; see etex(1) for common options. Additions:

              Generate XeTeX's extended DVI (.xdv) output instead of pdf.

       -output-driver cmd
              Run cmd instead of xdvipdfmx to translate xdv to pdf.

       -papersize string
              Set pdf media size to string.

       Removals: -draftmode, -enc, -ipc, -ipc-start, -translate-file.


       tex(1), etex(1), latex(1).
       Home page: <>
       CTAN page: <>
       Reference manual: <>


       XeTeX is maintained by Jonathan Kew and others.
       Public discussion list: <>
       Bug reports: <>

       This  manual page was written by Karl Berry. It is released to the pub-
       lic domain.

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