[OS X TeX] Re: Unicode, Greek and special characters (was: BibDesk and Unicode (was: BibTeX problems))

Peter Dyballa Peter_Dyballa at Web.DE
Fri Mar 4 14:03:22 EST 2005

Am 04.03.2005 um 19:11 schrieb Johan Almqvist:

> Why? I write Øyvind, but I still write Ivo\'sevi\'c because that's the 
> quickest from my keyboard...

Xe(La)TeX has problems with them in the presence of babel. Xe(La)TeX is 
UTF-8 based, so you don't need to "escape" them as a TeX macro. At 
least some issues of this kind were found by users.

GNU Emacs is fine -- it converts those TeX macros into real glyphs, so 
you can type fast.



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