# [texhax] Problems with Cyrillic fonts...Help!

Sat Apr 26 08:00:34 CEST 2008

Dear TUG (again),

I solved my other problem too.  So disregard all three emails that I
sent.

Demyan

On Apr-25-08, at 10:43 PM, Demyan Prokopchuk wrote:

> Dear TUG,
>
> I figured out the problem as I emailed to you earlier. I simply
> failed to save my TeX document as a Cyrillic(Mac OS) document.  Once
> I did that, my text appeared beautifully in the .pdf file and
> the .tex file.
>
> My next problem: when I re-opened .tex document, the cyrillic
> Ukrainian letters became a mess of unrecognizable symbols.  The
> document still typeset properly, now I just can't read what's in
> the .tex file!
>
> Any ideas?
>
> Thank you for taking the time to read my email.
>
> Demyan
>
> On Apr-25-08, at 9:48 PM, Demyan Prokopchuk wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I've been struggling with a problem for a couple of days now, and I
>> can't seem to figure it out.  I am trying to type a LaTeX document
>> in MacTeX
>> using English and Ukrainian fonts (Mac OS Leopard), but the
>> Ukrainian font does not want to typeset properly.  I am using the
>> Ukrainian keyboard layout provided by Apple to type out what I want
>> in TeXShop.....but the letters don't seem to be translated properly
>> in TeXShop.  This is one of many things that
>> I have tried:
>>
>> ******************************************************************
>>
>> \documentclass[12pt, ukrainian, english]{article}
>> \usepackage[macukr]{inputenc}
>> \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc}
>> \usepackage[ukrainian, english]{babel}
>>
>> \begin{document}
>>
>> \begin{otherlanguage}{ukrainian}
>>
>> %When typing Ukrainian here, Ukrainian letters look fine.
>> %When typeset, they appear as question marks in the pdf file.
>> %Furthermore, if I close this document and re-open it, all
>> Ukrainian letters in here
>> %appear as question marks, just like in the pdf.
>>
>> \end{otherlanguage}
>>
>> \end{document}
>>
>> ******************************************************************
>>
>>
>>
>> Help, I've practically tried everything!
>>
>>
>> Demyan Prokopchuk
>>
>>
>>
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Demyan Prokopchuk