case conversion

William Adams wadams at
Thu Mar 6 17:15:23 CET 2003

Michal asked:
> Does there exist any LaTeX macro/package for converting text to
> upper- or lower-case?
> What I need is a macros \uppercase{} and \lowercase{}

Googling for ``latex macro uppercase lowercase''

the ``I feel Lucky'' hit is:

which has the following text:
``LaTeX provides commands \MakeUppercase and \MakeLowercase
   which fixes the latter problem. These commands are used
   in the standard classes to produce upper case running heads
   for chapters and sections.''

and explains its failings / weaknesses.

A more robust solution would be to use Omega and OTPs


William Adams, publishing specialist
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