[texhax] Font Encoding Question

Axel E. Retif axel.retif at mac.com
Mon Oct 1 08:31:33 CEST 2007

On Sep 30, 2007, at 5:41 PM, Rick Zaccone wrote:

> The following document produces two greater than signs that are
> *very* close to one another.  In fact, it looks like a single
> character.  If I comment out \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}, I get the
> output I expect.
>
>
> \documentclass{article}
> \usepackage[T1]{fontenc}
> \begin{document}
> \texttt{>>}
> \end{document}
>
> Why does this happen?  Am I wrong to expect the output to be the same
> in both cases?  Most importantly, how do I get the output I expect
> while using the T1 encoding?

I guess the only way would be \texttt{>{}>}

Best,

Axel