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I use the package:


It works fine. But I do not know how to make the numbers old style. So I tried


But it's not working.

How can I solve my issue?

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You may try libertineotf: \usepackage[libertine={Ligatures=TeX,Numbers=OldStyle}]{libertineotf} should be the desired option. – egreg Oct 12 '12 at 11:17

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The xelibertine package is quite old and unsupported. I find this in the SourceForge site of

Linux Libertine 5.0 is not working with the old xelibertine.sty. Will be an update soon?

The up-to-date interface to Linux Libertine for XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX is the package libertineotf.

In order to get oldstyle digits, you can call it by

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