khaledhosny at eglug.org
Thu Mar 3 20:30:51 CET 2011
On Thu, Mar 03, 2011 at 06:34:48PM +0100, Dominik Wujastyk wrote:
> I guess this isn't really the place for this query, but perhaps someone has had
> a similar problem.
> I'm using XeTeX and TeXWorks for academic work, like many of us. I cut-n-past
> bibliographical information from sites like copac.ac.uk and worldcat.org, into
> JabRef for use in my documents. What I'm finding, though, is that several of
> these big online bibliographical databases have their records in un-normalized
> Unicode. And it doesn't print nicely with XeTeX.
> Rather than struggel with XeTeX's accent placement, which seems to be an
> unattractively per-font problem in any case, it makes better sense to me to
> normalize the Unicode to NFC form. I.e., http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/
\XeTeXinputnormalization=1 should normalise to NFC (2 normalises NFD).
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