[luatex] a bidi package for LaTeX in LuaTeX

Yannis Haralambous yannis.haralambous at telecom-bretagne.eu
Sun Mar 29 23:59:14 CEST 2009

in omega we have added fi (smaller than fil) for keshideh. But I  
believe that straight-line keshideh are very ugly. One should be able  
to produce curvilinear ones.

Le 29 mars 09 à 22:55, وفا خلیقی a écrit :

> One more thing with Persian typesetting in LuaTeX which concerns me  
> is the "Kashida" concept in Persian and I think it is the same in  
> Arabic. We had a discussion on XeTeX mailing list and Jonathan  
> implemented Kashida for Persian. Please have a look at
> http://tug.org/pipermail/xetex/2009-February/012306.html
> http://tug.org/pipermail/xetex/2009-February/012307.html
> Now you can find development files at http://scripts.sil.org/svn-public/xetex/TRUNK/texmf/tex/xelatex/xepersian
> Jonathan used \XeTeXinterchartoks to implement Kashida. The question  
> is can the same thing be done in luatex (does luatex provide any  
> primitive similar to \XeTeXinterchartoks) or I should bewritting  
> some lua codes for that?

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