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arabxetex – An ArabTeX-like interface for XLaTeX

ArabXTeX pro­vides a con­ve­nient ArabTeX-like user-in­ter­face for type­set­ting lan­guages us­ing the Ara­bic script in XLaTeX, with flex­i­ble ac­cess to font fea­tures. In­put in ArabTeX no­ta­tion can be set in three dif­fer­ent vo­cal­iza­tion modes or in ro­man translit­er­a­tion. Direct UTF-8 in­put is also sup­ported. The pars­ing and con­vert­ing of ArabTeX in­put to Uni­code is done by means of TECkit map­pings. Ver­sion 1.0 pro­vides sup­port for Ara­bic, Maghribi Ara­bic, Farsi (Per­sian), Urdu, Sindhi, Kash­miri, Ot­toman Turk­ish, Kur­dish, Jawi (Malay) and Uighur. The doc­u­men­ta­tion cov­ers top­ics such as type­set­ting the Holy Qu­ran and type­set­ting bidi­rec­tional crit­i­cal edi­tions with the pack­age ed­notes.

Li­censeThe LaTeX Project Public Li­cense
Main­tainerFran├žois Charette
Zal Mehran (in­ac­tive)
Vafa Kha­lighi
TDS archivearabxetex.tds.zip
Con­tained inTeX Live as arabx­e­tex
MiKTeX as arabx­e­tex
Topics sup­port for more than one (nat­u­ral) lan­guage
XTeX, ma­te­rial sup­port­ing it, and pack­ages re­quir­ing it

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