[tex-hyphen] Unicode code points or UTF-8 codes?

Arthur Reutenauer arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Wed Apr 13 22:03:01 CEST 2016

> The less weird-looking way of setting the no break code by means of ^^^^0301
> is good for xelatex but it does not work with lualatex.

  That's strange, but again we're not going to use that.

> I thought this would be an interesting piece of information for you for your
> team when it's time to generate the 8-bit (EC) compliant pattern files,
> because certainly you cannot transform a U+0301 code point into e non
> existing T1 code.

  We've already explained that in the current state of things we cannot
support liturgical Latin in 8-bit TeX, and you've implied that this
wouldn't be a problem.

>                 unless you ask me to send you temporary files, so you can
> experiment with the new proposed directory structure and the difficult
> transformation to 8-bit patterns. Please let me know in case you'd like a
> temporary  set of pattern files.

  Yes please, send us anything you have, and tell us what you expect.
We cannot offer you real help otherwise.



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