[tex-hyphen] German hyphenation of "Methode"

Pablo Rodríguez oinos at web.de
Thu Mar 26 06:39:00 CET 2015

On 03/26/2015 12:32 AM, Arthur Reutenauer wrote:
> 	Hello Pablo,
>> Since hyphenation in German is syllabic (the same word seems to say it:
>> »Silbentrennung«), shouldn’t it be hyphenathed as "Me-tho-de"?
>   That's not what I observe, using the patterns in TeX Live 2014.  The
> word is correctly hyphenated Me-tho-de.  Could you somehow have
> something that set \lefthyphenmin and \righthyphenmin to 3 in your
> document?

Hi Arthur,

many thanks for your reply.

ConTeXt sets \lefthyphenmin and \righthyphenmin to 3 by default in German.

Many thanks for your help,


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