[XeTeX] XeTeX, BibTeX and sorting
joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk
Wed Apr 29 14:21:58 CEST 2009
Kosta Welke wrote:
> Using utf8 in bib files works just fine. However, sorting is a bit off:
> Non-Ascii characters are not sorted in a sensible way, i.e. as layed
> out in http://unicode.org/reports/tr10/
> An example can be found here:
> Are there any plans to fix this?
Nothing to do with XeTeX, and UTF8 works "fine" with BibTeX only under
certain circumstances (basically if BibTeX leaves non-Latin characters
alone). For biblatex, there is a project called "biber" to produce
something UTF8 compatbile (amongst other things). I'm not sure anything
will ever happen with BibTeX itself.
More information about the XeTeX