[NTG-context] Does ConTeXt really support russian language?

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at googlemail.com
Wed Dec 24 16:57:13 CET 2008


Am 24.12.2008 um 16:34 schrieb Andrey Riabushenko:

> I have spend three days trying to make ConTeXt show Cyrillic letters  
> with zero
> success.
> I have tried to follow  http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Russian  
> precisely still
> I see only latin transliteration instead of Cyrillic letters.
> The funny thing that http://wiki.contextgarden.net/Vietnamese gives  
> absolutely
> different set of commands for internationalization. I have tried  
> them as well
> with no luck.
>
> I have tried about 10 variants that I have found on  
> wiki.contextgarden.net and
> ntg-context at ntg.nl maillist NONE of them produce russian letters  
> just latin
> transliteration and empty text.
>
> I have tried so far:
> Fresh install of TeX Live 2008 on Windows XP
> Fresh install of TeTeX 3 on FreeBSD 7
> Fresh install of Latest Context Minimals on FreeBSD 7 (installed on
> 22-12-2008)
>
>
> LaTeX, from the same installations of TeXlive 2008 and teTeX,  works  
> out box,
> just as simple as:
> \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
> \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc}
>
> Does any can give me a working example of cyrillic text in conTeXt?

pdfTeX, XeTeX or LuaTeX?

Wolfgang




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