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ID 65🔗
Date: 2014-08-27 14:08:04
Last update: 2022-10-19 20:17:40
Status Closed (Fixed)
Category mfirstuc
Version 1.09
Summary Fails with UTF-8 input
OS Ubuntu 14.04

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The attached MWE fails to compile. The commented out line shows a workaround, but it would be nice if the problem didn't arise!


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This is a documented feature. From the user manual:

Note that non-Latin or accented characters appearing at the start of the text must be placed in a group (even if you are using the inputenc package) due to expansion issues.

Update 2022-10-19: this issue has now been fixed in mfirstuc v2.08 by switching to the new LaTeX3 case-changing command, which is able to handle UTF-8.



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