[NTG-context] Ligatures in EB Garamond

Jan U. Hasecke juh+ntg-context at mailbox.org
Tue Jan 19 17:41:13 CET 2016


Am 19.01.2016 um 16:31 schrieb Kate F:
> On 19 January 2016 at 09:05, Arthur Reutenauer
> <arthur.reutenauer at normalesup.org> wrote:
>>> I have no clue what a package is supposed to do but any solution has to come
>>> up with a list if words.
>>
>>   I think the point is that often in German, breakpoints for hyphenation
>> also break ligatures.  I mentioned that in Nasbinals.
>>
>>         Best,
>>
>>                 Arthur
> 
> The guts of the selnolig package just call \hyphenation{...}:
> http://anorien.csc.warwick.ac.uk/mirrors/CTAN/macros/luatex/latex/selnolig/selnolig-english-hyphex.sty

The interesting part for ligatures is in the patterns file

http://anorien.csc.warwick.ac.uk/mirrors/CTAN/macros/luatex/latex/selnolig/selnolig-english-patterns.sty

http://anorien.csc.warwick.ac.uk/mirrors/CTAN/macros/luatex/latex/selnolig/selnolig-german-patterns.sty

By using patterns they don't need a very huge word list, I think.

juh





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