[NTG-context] Right-to-left typesetting in Farsi for Context.

Idris Samawi Hamid ishamid at colostate.edu
Tue Jan 10 16:36:13 CET 2006


On Tue, 10 Jan 2006 08:25:16 -0700, Idris Samawi Hamid  
<ishamid at colostate.edu> wrote:

> You can use whatever font your client prefers, particularly if it does  
> not involve a lot of ligatures or vowels (most fonts used in Persian  
> typesetting are pretty basic in this regard, with the very important  
> exception of Nastaliq, which TeX/Aleph cannot do quite yet...)

Clarification: you can use heavy vowels and ligatures; it's just a lot of  
tedious work to set up...

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Professor Idris Samawi Hamid
Department of Philosophy
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523

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