[XeTeX] RTL hyperlink problems

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Fri Aug 20 15:10:47 CEST 2010

On Fri, Aug 20, 2010 at 04:06:18PM +0300, Ron Aaron wrote:
> On Friday 20 August 2010 15:37:00 Khaled Hosny wrote:
> > So, in the eye of the dvi driver, <end-link> comes first so it does
> > nothing, and <begin-link> is runaway. Bidi package has some work around
> > for that, but it can't work around line breaks.
> Thank you very much, Khaled, for the detailed answer.
> At least I have some way to think about the problem.  The reason I like xetex is the very nice font support; does luatex have a similarly good way to work with fonts?

For LaTeX, you have fontspec (v2 supports LuaTeX), for plain TeX there
is luaotfload which supports a XeTeX-like font loading syntax.


 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer

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