On Wed, Mar 03, 2010 at 07:14:17AM +0200, Khaled Hosny wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 02, 2010 at 11:19:01AM +1030, Will Robertson wrote:
> > On 02/03/2010, at 6:10 AM, Khaled Hosny wrote:
> > > Trying to fix this for Babel, i.e. hyphenation patterns are only loaded
> > > when requested, I patched hyphen.cfg file to do so when running under
> > > LuaTeX. It seems to work, as far as my tests go, except that would need
> > > to explicitly select a language or there will be now hyphenations i.e.
> > > Bebel don't seem to load any language by default (unlike plain TeX), and
> > > I'm not sure how to handle this.
> > >
> > > Patch is attached for your comments.
> > Without doing any tests myself, this looks fine to me.
> > (Which of course doesn't mean anything.)
> > My only comment for now is that the line
> > \ifcsname bbl@l@exceptions@#1\endcsname
> > should be better written without assuming eTeX:
> > \expandafter\ifx\csname bbl@l@exceptions@#1\endcsname\relax\else
> OK, attached a new patch.
Actually attaching the patch this time.
After Robin's comment, I think the main issue now is to get english
hyphenation patterns loaded by default (either in the format or whenever
babel is loaded), but I don't really know how.
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