So far I have been using LaTeX for writing English documents. My favourite editor is TeXlipse in Eclipse. I am also comfortable with TeXnicCenter. My operating system is Windows. But now my intention is to write some short stories in Telugu. I want to write in my fav word processing tool LaTeX. How can do that? Please suggest me with some basic example. It will be great appreciation.
you need an OpenType or TrueType font which supprts that language, eg Code2000. Then the following works:
You have to run the example with
This is what I get compiling the following file with XeLaTeX:
(The text is what is taken from the main page of Telugu Wikipedia.) How to activate using XeLaTeX with TeXlipse or TeXnicCenter should be looked at in their manuals. But I wouldn't recommend the latter editor as it has Unicode support only in the most recent beta version. A UTF-8 capable editor must be used.
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