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Re: emacs.texi

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: emacs.texi
Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2006 10:14:04 +0200
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Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

>> Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2006 15:35:08 -0500
>> From: address@hidden (Karl Berry)
>> Cc: address@hidden, address@hidden
>>     What does "Garc@'{i}a" produce for you, 
>> An acute accent over a dotted i.
> Is that ever TRT for @' to do?  If not, I'd say texinfo.tex should be
> modified to fix that.

It is actually an inheritance from plain TeX, where \' is just a
simple accent construct.  In plain TeX, one types \'\i which is
reasonably easy to type.  @'address@hidden, however, is not really

Texinfo is not smart about encodings like LaTeX is.  It is a package
on the level of plain TeX.

David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum

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