[NTG-context] minimal example for Cyrillic

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com
Tue Apr 29 09:00:30 CEST 2008


On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 8:23 AM, Gour <gour at mail.inet.hr> wrote:
> >>>>> "Henning" == Henning Hraban Ramm <hraban at fiee.net> writes:
>
> Henning> Since I just adapted a ConTeXt based business card generator to
> Henning> work with cyrillic type, I can assure that it's possible - with
> Henning> XeTeX or LuaTeX.
>
> That's my conviction as well...
> Henning> There you just need to encode your sources in UTF-8 and use
> Henning> OpenType fonts that contain cyrillic glyphs, like TeX Gyre.
>
> ...however an (working) example or two would help.
>
> The guy tried example (which I posted here) from Contextgarden and based
> on that concluded that ConTeXt does not support Cyrillic.

% engine=luatex

\usetypescript[palatino]
\setupbodyfont[palatino]

\starttext
Мама и Папа % Some Russian characters
\stoptext

Wolfgang


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