[NTG-context] How to produce a dotless i with ConTeXt?

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Sat Apr 16 23:53:37 CEST 2011

On Sat, Apr 16, 2011 at 11:42, Thomas Schmitz <tschmit1 at uni-bonn.de> wrote:
> On Sat, 16 Apr 2011 11:24:00 +0200
>  "Verhaag, G.C.H.M." <verhaaggchm at ziggo.nl> wrote:
>> I for example tried to generate the soft g, the g with the caron (inverted
>> circumflex!) above it, using \gcaron, which just works fine. But I'm unable
>> to generate a dotless i!
> So what did you try? Here's 3 methods that work for me:
> 1. (best): write the character directly into your source file: &#305;

That is: simply type "ı".

> 2. \dotlessi (see the list of characters in char-def.lua)

The file char-def.lua has all the names for accented latin characters
(and some more).

> 3. \i (compatibility, defined in enco-ini.mkiv)

4. \char"0131 (or decimal value without the apostrophe; 0x0131 is hexadecimal).


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