Re: A suggested tag

Jonathan Rosenne (
Sat, 12 Apr 1997 08:09:50 +0200

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Date: Sat, 12 Apr 1997 08:09:50 +0200
To: Ingo Macherius <>
From: Jonathan Rosenne <>
Subject: Re: A suggested tag

At 23:35 11/04/97 +0200, Ingo Macherius wrote:
>| but since they can't even support justified text,=20
>| thinking about hyphenation is a bit premature.
>Isn=B4t hyphenation a way to properly justified documents ? IMHO first=
>is hyphenation, then there is justification.

On the contrary, justification is first. In Hebrew there is justification
without hyphenation. I guess the same applies to Japanese, Chinese and many
other languages.

Furthermore, I prefer to disable hyphenation for English when the audience
is such that English is not their native language.