[XeTeX] Hyphenation around „ß“

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Thu Jan 9 17:27:03 CET 2014

Am Thu, 9 Jan 2014 13:44:31 +0000 schrieb Arthur Reutenauer:

>> Well, "LUATEX uses a finite state hash to match the patterns against the
>> word to be hyphenated.", so it would seem to me that LuaTeX's behaviour
>> cannot be considered as normative.
>   If indeed LuaTeX finds hyphenation points that XeTeX misses, using the
> same patterns, it is an improvement.  But I would be a little surprised;
> is it absolutely certain that both engines really do find the same
> patterns?

At least with babel I would expect it. 

And I checked with miktex + babel 3.8m and texlive + babel 3.9h. In
both cases I can see the difference between lualatex and xelatex. So
it can't be something new in babel. 

Ulrike Fischer 

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