Archive for March, 2010

unicode math in xelatex

Friday, March 26th, 2010

In XeTeX, an unicode version of TeX, it’s logical to use unicode math. However, till now (march 2010) unicode math publishing doesn’t work directly out of the box. Here are two solutions, one is fast (and not so wrong) and one is probably the future standard.


entering special characters in vim

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

Time to time, I forget it. Found again in some wiki: “Entering special characters“. In short: ^Vnnn or ^Vxnn. Note also: “how to input diacritic characters“.

converting repository from CVS to subversion

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

Probably there is no need to switch from CVS to subversion, but I’m starting to forget the options of the cvs command, therefore decided to migrate. Unfortunately, there is no button “convert” on the site, therefore I had to find how to do it manually.