[metapost] latexmp and german Umlaute
taco at elvenkind.com
Tue Sep 21 19:18:43 CEST 2004
Matthias Pospiech <matthias.pospiech at gmx.de> wrote:
> with \inputenc and \fontenc this should not be a problem.
> However all the umlaute disapperar in the output :-(
> Any idea what the reason is ?
I tried but couldn't get latexmp to work (I always use ConTeXt
so it might be a problem in my LaTeX installation, I have not
updated that in ages). Doesn't it keep LaTeX's log file available?
FWIW: my installation handled the 8-bit chars correctly using
only 'plain' metapost, like so:
verbatimtex \font\f=ptmr8t \f etex;
label(btex I use german umlaute like äöü etc. etex, origin);
Perhaps checking if this works for you can help pinpoint the
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