[XeTeX] polyglossia and french

Javier Bezos listas at tex-tipografia.com
Sun Sep 25 18:57:52 CEST 2011

El 25/09/2011 12:08, Zdenek Wagner escribió:

> I could use babel with XeLaTeX without any modification. The problem
> is that in non-unicode babel a lot of things is implemented via active
> characters. Thus if you use czech or slovak option, \cline ceases to
> work. If you use slovak or latin option, accent \^ is no longer
> available.

The main task is a proper mapping from the LICR to Unicode.

> There are a lot of other tricky clashes that can break
> multilingual documents where parts are written by different authors.
> One journal had a problem with English + French + Chinese + Arabic + a
> lof of math and linguistic diagrams. It took me almost a week to solve
> all these problems and typeset all what the authors wished.

Well, imagine yo can do it out of the box.


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