[XeTeX] How to change class elements?

Gareth Hughes garzohugo at gmail.com
Fri Dec 5 19:28:49 CET 2008

snvv101 wrote:
> Hello,
> I would like to rename various elements of the book class.
> I tried in the preamble  \renewcommand\chaptername{Κεφάλαιο} but it does not 
> work.
> I use texlive 2007 in debian sid.
> Thank you
> sn

Hi sn!

Have you had a look at Polyglossia?

Simply add:


This should render all standard text as Greek. I'm not sure why the
\renewcommand does not work here, but it could be an encoding issue.
François should be able to add more.


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