[texhax] Smart periods?

Philip TAYLOR P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Mon Nov 5 14:06:12 CET 2012

William Adams wrote:
> 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.
Unfortunately there are now TeX-based engines (such as XeTeX) that do not
implement virtual fonts ...

Philip Taylor

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