[NTG-context] Asian Language Support

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Tue May 8 16:11:42 CEST 2012


Abe-san,
  thanks for the suggestion.  I will do the reading as you suggested.  It's always good to have backup for now, in case a clean method can't be worked out with Mark IV right away.

Regards


ABE Noriyuki <abenori at math.sci.hokudai.ac.jp> wrote:

> Dear Henman-san,
> 
> >   So a question might be can ptex be used with ConTeXt? as the the engine?  
> > Would this wowrk? 
> With ConTeXt mark II (not mark IV), you can use ptex as the engine. Such 
> support is included in W32TeX. (I don't know whether TeXLive 2011 
> supports it.) You can type `texexec --eptex foo'.
> 
> If you want to try it, please read share/texmf/doc/context/context-w32.
> txt and test-eptex.tex. (It is written in Japanese, but I think it does 
> not matter for you.)
> 
> 2012/05/07(Mon) 22:54:47, "d.henman" <dhenman at gmail.com>:
> > 
> > Yusuke-san,
> >    Thank you too for writing.  It seems like one or the other so far, platex 
> > does not give good western style characters but is great for Japanese, which 
> > the other option, simplefonts gives good western characters and according to 
> > you bad Japanese charac
> > ters.  Is it the font or the spacing that is bad in simplefont?
> > 
> >   So a question might be can ptex be used with ConTeXt? as the the engine?  
> > Would this wowrk? 
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> 
> Sincerely,
> Noriyuki Abe
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