[texhax] Typing Chinese with plain TeX
karl at freefriends.org
Thu Sep 2 22:46:53 CEST 2004
/usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lncurses
In addition to hunting down ncurses as suggested
(http://www.gnu.org/software/ncurses/ncurses.html), it might also "just work"
to link against -lcurses instead. Maybe.
P.S.: Is it necessary to know Chinese to do the installation of
cxterm and ChiTeX?
Well, you might able to complete the installation, but I doubt you'll be
able to get much further.
I don't understand how the symbols I mentioned above: ÒÑ²âµ½»òÄãÊäÈëµÄÄ¿Â¼:
You're probably seeing them in a Latin font. They need to be displayed
in a Chinese font, and interpreted with Chinese conventions -- typically
UTF-8 or some sort of multibyte encoding (there are several)
Maybe a special keyboard is needed?
Desirable, at least, I would think. But I've never typed Chinese.
Hopefully there is some documentation with chitex, or hanging around on
the web, which explains some of these basic things about getting
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