[tex4ht] [bug #241] grave accent letter ` (hex 60) changes to left single quotation mark (hex 0xE2 0x80 0x98)

Nasser M. Abbasi nma at 12000.org
Fri Jan 16 05:30:16 CET 2015

Thank you CVR for the file.

Can I use this now to try it? i.e. If I replace my copy of


with the one you attached, (do it as root), will this be enough?

Or do I need to something more to activate this change? I'd like
to try this fix in my end to see if it works for all cases.


On 1/15/2015 9:45 PM, CV Radhakrishnan wrote:
> On 16/01/15 7:22 am, Nasser M. Abbasi wrote:
>> when running htlatex on this file
>> \documentclass[12pt]{article}
>> \begin{document}
>> `123`
>> \verb|`123`|
>> \end{document}
>> the  grave accent character ` is changed to left-single-quotation-mark in
>> HTML. I need it to remain  a Hex60 character as it is in the input.
> A lasting solution would be to modify position 96 of cmtt.htf to
> `. Shall we do that? Attached is my version of cmtt.htf. If that
> works fine for all, we shall do it and update tex4ht.

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