[texhax] The last character of a string

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri Jan 29 12:53:10 CET 2010

Well, if you /really/ want the last token of a brace-delimited
token list, I am pretty confident that that is the sort of
problem that Kees van der Laan would have solved many years
ago.  I am cc'ing Kees, but you might like to try looking
at online back issues of NTG's "MAPS" ("Minutes and Appendices").

** Phil.
Michael Barr wrote:
> On Fri, 29 Jan 2010, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
>> Maybe use virtual fonts, Michael, with ligatures
>> between period and other punctuation flattening to
>> a single glyph ?
>> ** Phil.
>> --------
> Yes, that would work, but I have never set up a virtual font and I don't
> think I am about to learn. It does seem like using an elephant gun on a
> flea.
> Michael

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