[OS X TeX] quotation marks

Stefan Walsen stefan at walsen.net
Sun Dec 24 07:23:20 EST 2006

Hi Doris,

On 24. Dez 2006, at 12:18 Uhr, Doris Wagner wrote:
> can anyone tell me how I can produce the \char96 (which is in  
> unicode U+2018) on the keyboard of an ibook?
> [...]
> I need this character for the german beginning-quotation-marks...

I'm pretty sure that is not character you should be looking for, and  
I also found a website supporting my claim:


The correct characters for opening and closing quotation marks would  
be „ and “ - which, with a german keyboard layout, are located at  
shift-alt-w and alt-2.

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