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LaTeX Typesetting of Devanagari - Typesetting using LaTex
bhrahmaloka - Fri, 04 Jun 2004 04:11:25 +0530
Anyone here have experience typesetting Devanagari using LaTex? I'm pretty good with LaTeX itself, having typeset some stuff in Hieroglyphics with it (so I've used it for 'non-roman' languages), but there are a few different packages for devanagari, and I'm curious if anyone has used either one? If someone has, some sample documents would do wonders
ananga - Fri, 04 Jun 2004 06:19:33 +0530
Doesn't Nitai Das use LaTeX for all his typesetting, you'll see some examples of his stuff as pdf files at bhajankutir.net.
I had TeX installed on my machine at one point but the thought of going through such a steep learning curve was just too much for me especially since I'm so used now to wisisyg DTP and and am pretty well sorted in the font departmant
Keshava - Mon, 28 Jun 2004 03:45:19 +0530
For LaTeX typesetting of Devanagari and other Indic fonts. You can download stuff from the Indolody Website. Also I found a really good online tool at http://www.aczone.com/itrans
Itrans is a preprocessor for LaTeX.
PS I have been trying to get my own LaTeX system to work for a while with Itrans but I don't know enough about TeX/LaTeX to do it.