# [XeTeX] \botmark and \firstmark not working for me ...

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Sun Aug 1 12:20:02 CEST 2010

On Sun, Aug 01, 2010 at 12:54:43PM +0300, Ron Aaron wrote:
> On Sunday 01 August 2010 12:41:35 Khaled Hosny wrote:
>
> > It is not like they are enemies or even commercial competitors, it is
> > all TeX and, if one's need can be achieved by this or that engine, then
> > be it. Not everything can be done with traditional TeX techniques, not
> > in a efficient way at least.
>
> True enough.  Do you have a similar experience with (say) Arabic and English,
> with footnotes?  If so, how do you deal with it?

I don't actually understand what are you trying to achieve, nor there is
some test file for mere mortals like me who can't guess the output of
TeX code by just reading it (and I don't know what to do with the
snippet of code in the OP anyway) :)

Regards,
Khaled

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Khaled Hosny
Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
Free font developer
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