[NTG-context] footnotes when using RtL (Arabic)
Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد
Idris.Hamid at colostate.edu
Fri Jul 31 14:05:45 CEST 2015
Talal, Wolfgang, Hans,
This is beautiful progress!
Nice Arabic editing font in the sample too -)
On Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:07:45 -0600, talazem at fastmail.fm
<talazem at fastmail.fm> wrote:
> Excellent. This seems to solve the problem completely. I even tried
> mixing Arabic and English text in the RTL footnotes, switched on the
> “alternative=serried” option, and defined my own custom note streams —
> everything worked very well. The only thing that didn’t work is to mix,
> in the same stream, footnotes that are LTR with footnotes that are RTL.
> But I did not expect this to work, and I cannot think of a real world
> scenario in which such footnotes would/should be mixed in the same
> Attached are both the .tex file and the PDF with a perfectly working
> example. Many thanks to you both, Wolfgang and Hans. Hans, I assume
> we’ll know if the patch eventually makes it into a beta?
Idris Samawi Hamid
Professor of Philosophy
Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO 80523
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