These files compound the package "codepage". This package translates all the characters above 128 from differents codepage into TeX characters. It works with all variant of TeX (Plain, LaTeX 2.09, LaTeX2e). However, the printing of documentation and the installation of the code need LaTeX2e (or a recent version of the DOC package). The file "demo.zip" (binary file) contain two files with the same poem from Arthur Rimbaud (a french poet). The first file is written using the code page 850, the second using the code page ISO Latin set 1. Then you will have at least a version of the two files which do not correspond to your code page. Once all the files from the package "codepage" are installed in your TeX's input directory, you can typeset them with LaTeX 2.09 (since these file were packed on a Unix machine, you should probably use the "-a" option when you do the unzip). To generate all the files of the package "codepage", the following command should be issued: latex codepage.ins To generate a french introduction to the package, the following command should be issued: latex frintro.drv To print all the documentation in english (4 pages of introduction on how to use the package and 45 pages about the code of package), the following command should be issued: latex codepage.drv send your comment, bug or remarks to alain (dot) aubord (at) sourire (dot) ch. A. Aubord ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- This package is released under the modified BSD license. Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met: 1. Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer. 2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution. 3. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission. THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE AUTHOR ``AS IS'' AND ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.
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codepage – Support for variant code pages
The package provides a mechanism for inputting non-ASCII text. Nowadays, the job is mostly done by the inputenc package in the LaTeX distribution.
|License||Free license not otherwise listed, or more than one free license applies|
|Contained in||TeX Live as codepage|
|MiKTeX as codepage|
input encoding support for TeX engines|