[NTG-context] Arabic/Hindi numerals in layout structures (headers, page numbers, etc.)

Idris Samawi Hamid ادريس سماوي حامد Idris.Hamid at colostate.edu
Mon Aug 3 14:02:53 CEST 2015


On Sun, 02 Aug 2015 20:24:50 -0600, talazem at fastmail.fm  
<talazem at fastmail.fm> wrote:

> But, in any case, the solution of Wolfgang solves my immediate problem.  
> It would, of course, be nice not to have had to type out many lines of  
> numbers (the Arabic edition has more than 250 sections, i.e. entries),  
> and to have this automated when declaring the main language to be  
> Arabic, for example.

Ultimately this workaround is overkill. conversion=arabicnumerals needs to  
be fixed. It's a matter of glyph mapping exactly ten digits, should be  
trivial...

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


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