[NTG-context] bug in nothyphenated?

Pablo Rodriguez oinos at gmx.es
Mon Sep 21 21:44:13 CEST 2015

On 09/21/2015 06:55 PM, Hans Hagen wrote:
> On 9/13/2015 7:59 PM, Pablo Rodriguez wrote:
>>      \def\abc{Con\-\TeX{}t}
>>      \hyphenation{Con-TeXt}
>>      \starttext
>>      \startTEXpage[offset=1em, align={right, nothyphenated}]
>>      \hyphenatedword{legibility}\\
>>      \hyphenatedword{\abc}\\
>>      \abc\\
>>      \hyphenatedword{\ConTeXt}
>>      \stopTEXpage
>>      \stoptext
>> I have to define \ConTeXt as in \abc. Otherwise, it won’t get hyphenated
>> at all. If I add \hyphenation{Con-TeXt}, no kerning will be applied in
>> the pair nT.
>> But redefining \ConTeXt as Con\-\TeX{}t hyphenates the word even when
>> nothyphenated is selected.
>> Isn’t this a bug with nothyphenated?
> it has to do with uppercase .. that prevents hyphenation

Sorry, Hans, but I’m afraid I don‘t get it.

The issue is that hyphenation takes place even when nothyphenated should
prevent it.

What am I missing in your eplanation?

Many thanks for your help,


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