LEDMAC User’s Group

, March 6, 2010

  My colleague Daniel Stender pointed out a new email group for LEDMAC users.  It has only been up for a couple of months, but when I posted a problem I was having getting LEDpar running I got several useful replies quickly. https://lists.berlios.de/pipermail/ledmac-users/

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Sample XeTeX/LEDMAC File

, November 27, 2009

I am attaching a sample file, MinimalExample.tex, containing only one verse, for newcomers to experiment with.  To typeset it one needs to have previously downloaded all of the packages listed in the first several lines: ledmac, fancyhdr, xunicode, and SDVerseMG.sty.  The last was kindly made available by Somadeva Vasudeva in order to easily reference variants […]

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Critical Edition Typesetting Notes

, March 13, 2009

For my editing work, I am using XeTeX and ledmac, typeset in TeXshop on my Mac.  XeTeX is a modern incarnation of LaTeX, itself builing on TeX, that lets one type virtually any unicode script or font directly into the source file.  With the help of Somadeva Vasudeva’s handy character mapping converter, one has the […]

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