[tex4ht] unicode and lualatex
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Sun Jul 24 15:04:25 CEST 2011
Am Sat, 23 Jul 2011 06:15:33 -0700 schrieb Johannes Wilm:
> Ok, that worked, the important line was to add
> to the tex-file.
Fine. And now replace the line above by
and then use latex instead of dvilualatex in the batch file: The
result should be the same. In short: currently you are not gaining
much by using luatex.
> Some symbols are still mangled though, such as the little 2 in the
> abbreviation for "square kilometer". I guess I will use my idea of first
> converting it to some random ascii-string and then to convert that string
> back after the conversion has been finished for that. Additionally ligatures
> such as "ff" are translated into a ff-symbol, rather than two separate
tex4ht uses a quite complicated system of virtual fonts to control
the output. E.g. to get "ff" instead of the ligature:
Make a copy of \tex4ht\ht-fonts\unicode\charset\unicode.4hf in the
current directory and add to it.
'ﬀ' '' 'ff' ''
> I didn't quite understand you explanation of the font issue. I didn't choose
> any font in that file,
and so you choose to use the default fonts.
> nor am I allowed to use any font changing packages,
You can use any latex font package but not the packages which can be
used only with xelatex or lualatex (like fontspec, luaotfload,
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