[XeTeX] Long dash "--" in Latex

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Fri Jul 2 02:01:24 CEST 2004

-- and --- are ligatures; they are converted to en-dash and em-dash
respectively by ligature rules in traditional TeX's way. Therefore, they
are not available in XeTeX.

You must be Atip from Satit Patumwan for sure.


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> Using some fonts, "--" will appear as a long dash, however with some other
> fonts "--" will appear as double regular dashes.
> I assume that is because "--" is not available with all fonts?

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