[tex-hyphen] Why does "\-" not work?
arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Mon Aug 22 18:11:53 CEST 2016
> If before the word to be hyphenated I have the two subsequent commands:
> then that blocks any sort of hypenating. Commenting out any of these two commands solves the problem.
It’s likely that your problem is simply a consequence of TeX not
hyphenating the first word in a paragraph (except for LuaTeX), and you
may run into this in other situations.
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