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Bug 57404 - elatex fails on hebrew documents
elatex fails on hebrew documents
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: tetex (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
David Lawrence
: 65166 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2001-12-11 13:09 EST by Tomas Winkler
Modified: 2013-07-02 18:55 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-05-04 03:29:23 EDT
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patch to teTeX-texmf-gg-1.0.3.tar.bz2 (356 bytes, patch)
2001-12-11 13:12 EST, Tomas Winkler
no flags Details | Diff
a tex file generated by lyx (544 bytes, text/plain)
2001-12-12 06:32 EST, Tomas Winkler
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Description Tomas Winkler 2001-12-11 13:09:29 EST
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Description of problem:
elatex fials on hebrew tex docmuments becacuse of wrong line (70) in

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
2.elatex myfile.tex


Actual Results:  ee the LaTeX manual or LaTeX Companion for explanation.
Type  H <return>  for immediate help.
l.73 $

Additional info:
The patch
--- texmf/tex/generic/babel/lheenc.def  Tue Dec 11 18:15:32 2001
+++ texmf/tex-huji/generic/babel/lheenc.def     Tue Dec 11 18:17:27 2001
@@ -70,7 +70,6 @@
 %% \CharacterTable
 %%  {Upper-case    \A\B\C\D\E\F\G\H\I\J\K\L\M\N\O\P\Q\R\S\T\U\V\W\X\Y\Z
Comment 1 Tomas Winkler 2001-12-11 13:12:55 EST
Created attachment 40367 [details]
patch to teTeX-texmf-gg-1.0.3.tar.bz2
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2001-12-12 05:03:06 EST
Please attach a hebrew document for regression testing.  Thanks.
Comment 3 Tomas Winkler 2001-12-12 06:32:26 EST
Created attachment 40407 [details]
a tex file generated by lyx
Comment 4 Tomas Winkler 2001-12-12 06:42:57 EST
Removing the line from the lheenc.def is not enough. To make it work I had to
also replace most of the hebrew font definiton files (*.fd) under
/usr/share/texmf/tex/generic/babel/ at least I took them from mandrake 
rpm -qip 
Name        : tetex-latex-heb              Relocations: (not relocateable)
Version     : 1.0.2                             Vendor: MandrakeSoft
Release     : 2                             Build Date: Wed 28 Feb 2001 12:58:26
Install date: (not installed)               Build Host: canada1.technion.ac.il
Group       : Applications/Publishing       Source RPM: tetex-latex-heb-1.0.2-2.
Size        : 2201049                          License: distributable
Packager    : Tzafrir Cohen <tzafrir@technion.ac.il>
URL         : http://www.dsg.technion.ac.il/heblatex/
Summary     : Files for processing Hebrew LaTeX documents
Description :
Comment 5 Jindrich Novy 2005-05-04 03:29:23 EDT
Please file a new bug for this if the problem still persists in teTeX-3.0.

Comment 6 Jindrich Novy 2005-05-04 06:40:52 EDT
*** Bug 65166 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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