[XeTeX] Hyphenation around „ß“

Philip Taylor P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Thu Jan 9 10:16:00 CET 2014

Ulrike Fischer wrote:

>> but I cannot understand why geißeln is
>> not hyphenated. Both babel and polyglossia set \lefthyphenmin and
>> \righthyphenmin to 2, thus hyphenation is allowed.
> Yes this is quite curious. Hyphenation before a ß seems to be
> suppressed. 

Would that not simply be a question of patterns ?
** Phil.

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