[XeTeX] Xetex and Arabic poetry

Vafa Khalighi vafa at users.berlios.de
Tue Dec 29 02:09:48 CET 2009

On Tue, Dec 29, 2009 at 8:55 AM, @@ <abouanass at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> There is a way to write classical Arabic poetry using Arabxetex?
> Thanks
> Abouanass

If you try experimental version of bidi, bidipoem.sty is provoded for
typesetting Persian poems. Arabs follow our convention. It provieds four
environments, traditionalpoem and modernpoem and starred version of these.
You will need to use traditionalpoem environment. A minimal example would be


See http://bidi.berlios.de

You need to use subversion.

Best wishes,
Vafa Khalighi
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