[NTG-pdftex] [ pdftex-Patches-375 ] Patch EscapeAndOther

Heiko Oberdiek oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de
Mon Jun 27 13:04:20 CEST 2005


On Mon, Jun 27, 2005 at 12:45:20PM +0200, Hans Hagen wrote:

> Heiko Oberdiek wrote:
> 
> >>\pdflcchar <number 1-26> => a-z
> >>\pdfucchar <number 1-26> => A-Z
> >
> >
> >That means "\pdflcchar 1" expands to "a" and "\pdfucchar 26" to "Z"?
> 
> indeed
> 
> >The limitation to numbers from 1 to 26 is not clear to me.
> 
> i have no problem with A .. Z AA..ZZ etc

You mean something that can be used to generate
command names similar to \romannumeral, but using
lowercase/uppercase letters? Something that the
LaTeX package alphalph provides?

> \pdflcchar 27 -> AA

Yours sincerely
  Heiko <oberdiek at uni-freiburg.de>


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