[texhax] \documentclass{letter} Greek characters

Ulrike Fischer news3 at nililand.de
Fri Jul 31 09:40:48 CEST 2009

Am Thu, 30 Jul 2009 23:31:46 +0100 schrieb Richard Davies:

> I have an odd problem with the documentclass{letter} when using Greek 
> and English. Everything seems to work just fine except for the headings 
> on the second page of the letter which are rendered in Greek characters 
> even though they show as Latin characters on the 1st and 3rd pages.
> This only happens if there is a linefeed between the English and Greek 
> environments on the page following the error.

 > Any suggestions on what is happening and why?

The greek is active at the moment the headers are built. Add english
to the definition of the header:

                    \slshape\headtoname{} \ignorespaces\toname
                    \hfil \@date
                    \hfil \pagename{} \thepage}

Ulrike Fischer 

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