Corpus ID: 2743246

Arabic Formatting with DITROFF/FFORTID

@article{Srouji1992ArabicFW,
  title={Arabic Formatting with DITROFF/FFORTID},
  author={Johny Srouji and D. Berry},
  journal={Electron. Publ.},
  year={1992},
  volume={5},
  pages={163-208}
}
  • Johny Srouji, D. Berry
  • Published 1992
  • Computer Science
  • Electron. Publ.
  • SUMMARY This paper describes an Arabic formatting system that is able to format multilingual scientific documents, containing text in Arabic or Persian, as well as other languages, plus pictures, graphs, formulae, tables, bibliographical citations, and bibliographies. The system is an extension of ditroff/ffortid that is already capable of handling Hebrew in the context of multi- lingual scientific documents. ditroff/ffortid itself is a collection of pre- and postprocessors for the UNIX ditroff… CONTINUE READING
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