[OS X TeX] soul package and utf8

Simon Spiegel simon at simifilm.ch
Wed Jan 11 09:01:59 EST 2006

On 11.01.2006, at 14:57, Georg Verweyen wrote:

> Simon Spiegel schrieb:
>> I couldn't find it in  the doc, guess I have to take another  
>> look.  \"a does of course of work, but the reason I use is utf8 is  
>> exactly  because I don't want to use some strange replacements for  
>> umlauts.
> If it is just about umlauts -- not about Japanese -- you can use  
> latin1, which works fine with the soul features.

If I use latin1, the document gets typeset without an error, but the  
umlaut isn't displayed in the final pdf. soul definitely has some  
serious problems here.

Thanks anyway

Simon Spiegel
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