[NTG-context] more on margin kerning

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Tue May 10 22:06:53 CEST 2005


Idris Samawi Hamid wrote:
> On Tue, 10 May 2005 17:15:28 +0200, Otared Kavian <otared at wanadoo.fr> 
> wrote:
> 
>> At 6:33 -0600 10/05/05, Idris Samawi Hamid wrote:
>>
>>> Consider the following typescript type-test.tex and and example file
>>> hanging.tex. When TeX hyphenates the word, the dash is kerned into 
>>> the margin,
>>> but when a dash is manually inserted, no kerning occurs.
>>
>>
>> Hi Idriss,
>>
>> I tried both your example files on my installation (Gerben's TeX on 
>> Mac OS X and
>> pdfeTeX, Version 3.141592-1.21a-2.2 (Web2C 7.5.4)
> 
> 
> The latest mswincontext.zip has an older pdfetex, 1.20; this seems to be 
> the problem. I will get the XemTeX version and test it when I get home 
> this evening.

that version should kern as expected

Hans




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