BachoTeX 2008

bachotex2008
April 30 – May 4, 2008
Bachotek, Poland
BachoTeX 2008 held at Bachotek, Poland. It is a three-day conference focuses on practical techniques for document production using LaTeX, TeX, ConTeXt, MetaPost, and friends.

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Table of Contents

  1. Making TeX support Unicode: The Quest of the Holy Grail
  2. What’s new in the pdfTeX world?
  3. TeXworks: lowering the barrier to entry
  4. High Noon in TeX town… A brief history of TeX, volume III
  5. The “TeX contra TeX” panel
  6. Revisiting Lexicographic Order Relations on Person Names
  7. State of the ‘bigfoot’ package
  8. A bibliography style: ‘pl64.bst’ (in Polish)
  9. The tuning of LaTeX to one’s purposes (in Polish)
  10. The Dragonia Magazine backstage (in Polish)
  11. Threefold on typesetting of E. Szarzyński’s letters: æstetic–, XeTeX– and a little hacker–wise (in Polish)
  12. Problematic elements of typograhic style influencing the æsthetic of the result
  13. Applied “footnoteology” — prolegomena (in Polish)
  14. What is the difference between pretty and ugly books? (in Polish)
  15. TeX: beauties and oddities
  16. Designing a book on history of books (in Polish)
  17. The art of spellchecking or rather a piece of a spellchecker
  18. Writing (La)TeX documents with AUCTeX in Emacs
  19. XSLT 2.0 vs XSLT 1.0
  20. Fonts in LaTeX documents — a tutorial (in Polish)
  21. Using OpenType fonts with XeTeX — a tutorial (in Polish)
  22. Introduction to the “TeX contra TeX” day
  23. What in TeX makes me burst (in Polish)
  24. What’s new in the XeTeX world?
  25. The luafication of TeX and ConTeXt
  26. LuaTeX for lions and ants
  27. Asian TeX-like typeset engines
  28. The MetaPost Library
  29. To TeX or not to TeX? (in Polish)
  30. Beauty and the beast – Design and implementation notes for ‘bigfoot’
  31. Tests of the TeX Gyre fonts (Spring 2008)
  32. TeX contra TeX: a modification of the logo
  33. From Logo to MetaPost
  34. Features of a robotic typesetter: best practices in defining and implementing OpenType Layout features for European fonts
  35. bayerancki — my first font (in Polish)
  36. Understanding the æsthetic of math typesetting
  37. Reshaping Euler: A collaboration with Hermann Zapf
  38. OTF format or name sorcery (in Polish)
  39. A new Installer for TeX Live
  40. New ‘minimal’ ConTeXt distribution
  41. OpenType: too open?

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Making TeX support Unicode: The Quest of the Holy Grail

Arthur Reutenauer
Paris, France
Play (15min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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What’s new in the pdfTeX world?

Martin Schröder
Bremen, Germany
Play (29min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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TeXworks: lowering the barrier to entry

Jonathan Kew
SIL International
Play (32min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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High Noon in TeX town… A brief history of TeX, volume III

Arthur Reutenauer
Paris, France
Play (29min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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The “TeX contra TeX” panel

Hans Hagen, David Kastrup, Jonathan Kew, Marek Ryćko…
 
Play (57min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Revisiting Lexicographic Order Relations on Person Names

Jean-Michel Hufflen
Besançon, France
Play (26min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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State of the ‘bigfoot’ package

David Kastrup
Bochum, Germany
Play (40min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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A bibliography style: ‘pl64.bst’ (in Polish)

Grzegorz Murzynowski
Warszawa, Poland
Play (18min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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The tuning of LaTeX to one’s purposes (in Polish)

Jacek Kmiecik
Kraków, Poland
Play (21min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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The Dragonia Magazine backstage (in Polish)

Piotr Krakowiak*, Tomasz Łuczak**
* dragonia.pl, Poland, ** Gliwice, Poland
Play (29min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Threefold on typesetting of E. Szarzyński’s letters: æstetic–, XeTeX– and a little hacker–wise (in Polish)

Grzegorz Murzynowski
Warszawa, Poland
Play (36min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Problematic elements of typograhic style influencing the æsthetic of the result

Robert Oleś
Kraków, Polska
Play (62min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Applied “footnoteology” — prolegomena (in Polish)

Andrzej Tomaszewski
Warszawa, Poland
Play (38min) Download: MP4 | MP3

What is the difference between pretty and ugly books? (in Polish)

Adam Twardoch
Berlin, Germany
Play (67min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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TeX: beauties and oddities

Paweł Jackowski
Kraków, Poland
Play (42min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Designing a book on history of books (in Polish)

Andrzej Tomaszewski
Warszawa, Poland
Play (62min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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The art of spellchecking or rather a piece of a spellchecker

Piotr Fuglewicz
Katowice, Poland
Play (27min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Writing (La)TeX documents with AUCTeX in Emacs

David Kastrup
Bochum, Germany
Play (34min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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XSLT 2.0 vs XSLT 1.0

Jean-Michel Hufflen
Besançon, France
Play (34min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Fonts in LaTeX documents — a tutorial (in Polish)

Marcin Woliński
Warszawa, Poland
Play (59min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Using OpenType fonts with XeTeX — a tutorial (in Polish)

Andrzej Odyniec
Warszawa, Poland
Play (78min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Introduction to the “TeX contra TeX” day

Paweł Jackowski*, Mojca Miklavec**, Arthur Reutenauer†
* Kraków, Poland, ** Slovenia, † Paris, France
Play (7min) Download: MP4 | MP3

What in TeX makes me burst (in Polish)

Michał Kolany
Katowice, Poland
Play (10min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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What’s new in the XeTeX world?

Jonathan Kew
SIL International
Play (37min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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The luafication of TeX and ConTeXt

Hans Hagen*, Taco Hoekwater**
* Hasselt, The Netherlands, ** Elvenkind B.V., The Netherlands
Play (51min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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LuaTeX for lions and ants

David Kastrup
Bochum, Germany
Play (46min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Asian TeX-like typeset engines

Jean-Michel Hufflen
Besançon, France
Play (24min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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The MetaPost Library

Hans Hagen
Hasselt, The Netherland
Play (31min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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To TeX or not to TeX? (in Polish)

Marek Ryćko
Warszawa, Poland
Play (11min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Beauty and the beast – Design and implementation notes for ‘bigfoot’

David Kastrup
Bochum, Germany
Play (34min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Tests of the TeX Gyre fonts (Spring 2008)

Karel Píška
Prague, Czech Republic
Play (43min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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TeX contra TeX: a modification of the logo

Arthur Reutenauer
Paris, France
Play (11min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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From Logo to MetaPost

Mateusz Kmiecik
Kraków, Poland
Play (15min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Features of a robotic typesetter: best practices in defining and implementing OpenType Layout features for European fonts

Adam Twardoch
Berlin, Germany
Play (57min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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bayerancki — my first font (in Polish)

Marcin Woliński
Warszawa, Poland
Play (35min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Understanding the æsthetic of math typesetting

Ulrik Vieth
Stuttgart, Germany
Play (49min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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Reshaping Euler: A collaboration with Hermann Zapf

Hans Hagen*, Volker RW Schaa**
* Hasselt, The Netherlands, ** GSI, Darmstadt, Germany
Play (42min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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OTF format or name sorcery (in Polish)

Bogusław Jackowski
Gdańsk, Poland
Play (45min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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A new Installer for TeX Live

Reinhard Kotucha*, Siep Kroonenberg**, Norbert Preining†
* Barsinghausen, Germany, ** Groningen, The Netherlands, † Wien, Austria
Play (59min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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New ‘minimal’ ConTeXt distribution

Mojca Miklavec
Slovenia
Play (24min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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OpenType: too open?

Hans Hagen
Pragma ADE, Hasselt, The Netherlands
Play (42min) Download: MP4 | MP3

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