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From: Nick Dokos <ndokos@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: exporting α/β to latex/pdf
Date: Sun, 04 May 2014 18:14:34 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87oazdmbsl.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: 20140504214218.GA7192@chitra.no-ip.org

Suvayu Ali <fatkasuvayu+linux@gmail.com> writes:

> On Sun, May 04, 2014 at 04:13:45PM +0100, Sharon Kimble wrote:
>> I have these two symbols showing in my org-mode buffer with no
>> problems
>> ╭────
>> │ alpha (ER-α) and beta (ER-β)
>> ╰────
>> but they are not exported to latex/pdf. How then can I do so please?
> The easiest solution is to use a modern TeX engine like XeTeX or LuaTeX
> along with a font with the required glyphs.

The *easiest* solution is to just say \alpha and \beta in the org file
instead of α and β. But biting the bullet and adopting XeTeX or LuaTeX is
probably the *best* way to go (he says without ever having used either...)

>  I personally use XeTeX with
> Linux libertine fonts.  You can find my setup here:
> <https://github.com/suvayu/.emacs.d/blob/master/org-mode-config.el#L176>

That is a nice resource - thanks!

> Feel free to ask if anything is unclear.
> Cheers,


  reply	other threads:[~2014-05-04 22:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2014-05-04 15:13 exporting α/β to latex/pdf Sharon Kimble
2014-05-04 16:03 ` Scott Randby
2014-05-04 19:26 ` Joost Helberg
2014-05-04 21:42 ` Suvayu Ali
2014-05-04 22:14   ` Nick Dokos [this message]
2014-05-05 15:06     ` Suvayu Ali
2014-05-05 18:38       ` Grant Rettke
2014-05-05 16:52     ` "Clément B."
2014-05-06 22:33       ` Nick Dokos
2014-05-07 23:30         ` "Clément B."
2014-05-05  0:08   ` Sharon Kimble
2014-05-06  2:51   ` Rustom Mody
2014-05-06 12:48     ` Suvayu Ali

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