# [Dev-luatex] lualatex (incorrectly) replaces em dashes with hyphens

Arthur Reutenauer arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org
Fri Mar 1 19:15:50 CET 2019

On Fri, Mar 01, 2019 at 07:00:47PM +0100, Ulrike Fischer wrote:
> Code like \def\UnicodeFontTeXLigatures{+tlig;}
> doesn't get added by accident to the latex format. Also
> I was even part of some of the discussion.

Then what are you complaining about?  The format is behaving exactly
as you expect it to be.  You have the power to change it, and you’re
confident that you made the right decision on behalf of users.

Arthur