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Active character
Depending on the used language some characters are active, e.g. " for german or = for turkish. This can be disabled with the babel macros, to set the length for example in the TeX way, when \usepackage[turkish]{babel} is loaded before the following command:

Using ispell
Changing the Language
For example: switching from any other language to greek with hyphenation also for greek:
don't forget to load babel with all used languages.

German Umlauts
The umlauts and the other special european characters are part of the latin1-code table.

in latex preamble
\swabfamily  *a *o *u
For a dokumentation look at http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/bauke/latex/tipsutricks/oldgerman/index.html

Czech Typography
According to the Czech typographical rules, one-letter preposition cannot be the last word on a line. Therefore, some Czechs prepared program vlnka (see http://math.feld.cvut.cz/olsak/Welcome.html for further reference), which replaces space after one-letter preposition by tilde (~).

  1. An installation script for shalom.tex
  2. http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~dekelts/lyx/
  3. http://www.math.tau.ac.il/~dekelts/lyx/instructions2.html

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