[XeTeX] Problem with bidi + longtable + caption packages

maxwell maxwell at umiacs.umd.edu
Wed Oct 21 18:13:48 CEST 2015

On 2015-10-21 08:28, David Carlisle wrote:
> The following simply preserves the longtable/caption package version
> of \caption when bidi is loaded

Thanks, I confirm that this works!

> (so it doesn't get patched to right
> to left usage, so you may need to add \beginR \endR explicitly in a
> right to left caption, patching automatically might be tricky as you
> have to cope with caption, ltcaption, longtable and bidi being loaded
> or not, in different package loading orders.

Fortunately for us, we don't use R-to-L in full captions (there may be 
occasional R-to-L words embedded in the L-to-R text of the caption, but 
they seem to work ok).

    Mike Maxwell

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