[XeTeX] \botmark and \firstmark not working for me ...

Philipp Stephani st_philipp at yahoo.de
Sun Aug 1 10:40:32 CEST 2010

Am 01.08.2010 um 09:28 schrieb Ron Aaron:

> On Sunday 01 August 2010 10:16:27 Paul Isambert wrote:
>> Indeed, the \mark won't end up on the main vertical list. In the latest
>> TUGboat issue, Hans Hagen writes about this and proposes a nice
>> solution... but with LuaTeX!
> Hmm.  I really need XeTeX, since it knows how to typeset complex languages 
> very well (and I really like the font-handling!).

AFAIK LuaTeX can handle OpenType fonts as well (because it can use every Lua library). So you might give LuaTeX a try—probably in combination with ConTeXt, since LaTeX support for LuaTeX is still in an early stage.

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