[LaTeX] Re: beamer and inputenc (utf8x) issue

Joseph Wright joseph.wright at morningstar2.co.uk
Tue Jul 5 10:07:48 CEST 2022

On 01/07/2022 22:22, David Carlisle wrote:
> On Fri, 1 Jul 2022 at 21:41, Dr Nicola L C Talbot via tex-live <
> tex-live at tug.org> wrote:
>> but it would be really useful if inputenc provided a way to
>> grab all octets of a multioctet character so that sentence casing (and
>> similar tasks) can work without having to group the initial character.
>> Regards
>> Nicola Talbot
> LaTeX has built in support  for title casing utf-8 input that has the same
> interface in unicode tex and 8-bit tex engines.
> \documentclass{article}
> \ExplSyntaxOn
> \let\hmm\text_titlecase_first:n
> \ExplSyntaxOff
> \begin{document}
> \hmm{élite} is Élite
> \end{document}

For 2022-06-01 PL5 we are addressing a few case change issues but also 
adding \MakeTitlecase - this really is needed once you want to describe 
titlecasing. So within a day or so all you'll need in a new LaTeX is to 
check for \MakeTitlecase, then use that.



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