# [texhax] greek + utf8

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Fri Sep 11 11:13:03 CEST 2015

Dr. Houssni,

> I have a text written in greek font with utf8 encoding (Unicode) and I
> would like to use and interpret it in latex but I get the following error
>
> Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:Κ not set up for use with LaTeX.
>
> I'm using texlive2012 and I compile with pdflatex.

With TeXLive 2015, I didn't have any problem with

\documentclass{article}

\usepackage[spanish,english,greek]{babel}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage[T1]{fontenc}

\begin{document}

\selectlanguage{english} Cataclysm

\end{document}

Best

Axel