[liblouis-liblouisxml] Re: translation rules

  • From: "John J. Boyer" <john.boyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: liblouis-liblouisxml@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 13 Jul 2011 13:53:12 -0500

Mike,

Variables should work with the context opcode. You will be the first to 
try them, as far as Iknow.

John

On Wed, Jul 13, 2011 at 08:28:51AM -0700, Mike Sivill wrote:
> Hi,
> I am working on a Thai table that comes across a similar issue. 
> The rules in Thai reverse characters for consonants followed by certain other 
> symbols and sometimes instead of reversing them, they put in a contraction. 
> Is it possible to use variables in the context opcode at all? Right now I am 
> creating a huge table of all possible combinations. 
> MS
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> Sent: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 1:20 AM
> To: Dipendra Manocha
> Cc: liblouis-liblouisxml@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [liblouis-liblouisxml] Re: translation rules
> 
> Hi
> 
> "Dipendra Manocha" <dipendra.manocha@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> 
> > Our second attempt was that we wanted to use some command to shift 094D
> > before its preceding consonant. we wanted to avoid writing series of always
> > commands for all possible combinations for every Indian Language consonant
> > followed by 094D.
> 
> I seem to remember that Christian Waldvogel is using the correct or the
> context opcodes to achieve something along the line in our German
> tables. As far as I know he had to fiddle quite a bit. I'd welcome
> patches to make the documentation on the multipass opcodes more clear,
> maybe with some examples. Speaking of which, have you checked other
> tables for usage of the multipass opcodes?
> 
> Hope that helps
> Christian Egli
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