[texhax] Smart periods?

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Mon Nov 5 13:55:32 CET 2012

On Nov 4, 2012, at 12:59 PM, Michael Barr wrote:

> I have tried a couple of solutions, none of which quite worked.  Yet it seems like an obvious thing for someone to have dealt with.  

An alternative to Barbara Beeton's suggestion of using a macro would be to attack this at the font level --- create a virtual font w/ a set of ligatures which collapse multiple bits of punctuation to a single one.

Jeff McArthur used this technique on a project at my previous employer.


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications
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