[Fontinst] problem with 8y.etx

Paul Pichaureau paulp at nerim.net
Wed Dec 10 19:45:03 CET 2003

Le mercredi 10 décembre 2003 (19:21:38), Lars Hellström :

> At 16.49 +0100 2003-12-10, Paul Pichaureau wrote:
>>  I'm trying to use the 8y.etx file (texnansi encoding vector).
>>  I am very surprised  to find the command
>>     \ifdirect
>>in many place. This command seems to be undocumented. I found no
>>information in the source

> Then what of fimain.dtx lines 760--794? Behold:

For an unknown reason I have missed this part. Thank you very much.

>>neither in the 'regular' documentation.

> Yes, that is out of date (but then it only claims to describe v1.8, does it
> not?).

Of course, but if \ifdirect was a pre-1.9 command, I could find it in
the regular documentation.

> This may well be due to the 8y.etx problem Walter reported earlier this
> week. Near some of the \ifdirect there are \setslot commands which should
> have been \nextslot commands. They're easily recognizable by having numeric
> arguments.

Yep, it's that !

Sorry for the trouble. :-)

> Lars Hellström

 Paul Pichaureau                    http://paulp.nerim.net

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