[XeTeX] Overfull \hbox with Japanese manuscript

Akihiro Moriguchi amoriguchi at y4.dion.ne.jp
Thu Nov 29 03:41:24 CET 2007

caapv 208 wrote:
> --- Akihiro Moriguchi <amoriguchi at y4.dion.ne.jp> wrote:
>> Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
>>> 2007/11/28, Akihiro Moriguchi
>> <amoriguchi at y4.dion.ne.jp>:
>>>> Hello
>>>> I'm writing a Japanese manuscript with Xetex, but
>> I have problem with
>>>> auto wrapping in Japanese part that yields
>> overfull error like below.
>>>> Are there any solution in Japanese auto wrapping?
>>> You need "\XeTeXlinebreaklocale ja" in your
>> document to enable
>>> linebreaking for japanese.
>> Thanks.
>> It works!
> If you can read Japanese, reading
> http://oku.edu.mie-u.ac.jp/~okumura/texwiki/?XeTeX
> is highly recommended. The page seems neither complete
> nor up to date, but it covers the basic usage.

Thank you for your reference.

After receiving Wolfgang's reply,
I googled about "\XeTeXlinebreaklocale" and
reach to your reference, 奥村先生のTeX Wiki.

Although I'm quite beginner in TeX, I'm happy with XeTeX that
is so straight forward as I can follow "The TEXbook"
in Japanese manuscript.


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