[luatex] problem with a pk font and ngerman

Ulrike Fischer luatex at nililand.de
Mon Nov 5 14:39:15 CET 2012

Am Sun, 4 Nov 2012 20:24:45 +0100 schrieb Herbert Voss:

> The following example works with pdflatex but not with
> lualatex. Here the letter "a" of "Late" is missing.
> You need an up-to-date TL2012. Without babel or another language
> as ngerman it is also ok. For the test run I deleted everything
> in ~/.texlive2012/texmf-var/

> I have no idea why ngerman should be a problem with the
> letter a. 

Because of the hyphenmins settings, righthyphenmin is 2 in ngerman
so there is a breakpoint after the a. More interesting is why only
the a is affected:

Late Lute Lite Lete Kate Mate Xate



Ulrike Fischer 

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