[OS X TeX] Textencoding MacOS Roman vs UTF-8
Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Sun Nov 21 17:26:42 EST 2004
Am 21.11.2004 um 17:19 schrieb Friedrich Vosberg:
> What encoding do you use and why? I think, the MacOS Roman/applemac
> encoding is very specific and unique. And UTF-8 is more compatible.
> But I'm really a greenhorn concerning that matter.
Mac OS X is UTF-8 based (as Linux or MS Windows meanwhile too).
Meaning: text is Unicode. Unicode starts with ISO Latin-1/15. So make
it easy and use T1 in (La)TeX. Because it's (almost) everywhere meaning
the same and showing up as the same.
Think of XML as Lisp for COBOL programmers.
-- Tony-A (some guy on /.)
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