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CTAN up­date: Hyphen­ation Pat­terns in UTF-8

Date: Novem­ber 2, 2008 8:35:23 PM CET
This pack­age has been up­dated at tug.ctan.org and should soon be at your fa­vorite mir­ror. Thanks, Jim Hef­feron Saint Michael's Col­lege ......................................................................... The fol­low­ing in­for­ma­tion was pro­vided by our fel­low con­trib­u­tor: Name of con­tri­bu­tion: Hyphen­ation Pat­terns in UTF-8 Author's name: Mo­jca Miklavec Lo­ca­tion on CTAN: /lan­guage/hyph-utf8 Sum­mary de­scrip­tion: Hyphen­ation pat­terns have been con­verted into UTF-8 and should serve as a re­place­ment for the old pat­terns with­out any change in func­tion­al­ity. The pat­terns should be con­sid­ered up­stream re­place­ment that will be used in TeX Live and other dis­tru­bu­tions in­stead of load­ing the old files. Li­cense type: other-free An­nounce­ment text:
- added Lithua­nian pat­terns - added Gu­ju­rati script (San­skrit) - re­placed Hun­gar­ian pat­terns with a newer ver­sion
This pack­age is lo­cated at http://tug.ctan.org/tex-archive/lan­guage/hyph-utf8 . More in­for­ma­tion is at http://tug.ctan.org/pkg/hyph-utf8 (if the pack­age is new it may take a day for that in­for­ma­tion to ap­pear). We are sup­ported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org . Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/user­groups.html .

hyph-utf8 – Hyphen­ation pat­terns ex­pressed in UTF-8

Modern na­tive UTF-8 en­gines such as and Lua need hy­phen­ation pat­terns in UTF-8 for­mat, whereas older sys­tems re­quire hy­phen­ation pat­terns in the 8-bit en­cod­ing of the font in use (such en­cod­ings are cod­i­fied in the scheme with names like OT1, T2A, TS1, OML, LY1, etc).

The present pack­age of­fers a col­lec­tion of con­ver­sions of ex­ist­ing pat­terns to UTF-8 for­mat, to­gether with con­vert­ers for use with 8-bit fonts in older sys­tems. Since hy­phen­ation pat­terns for Knuthian-style sys­tems are only read at ini time, it is hoped that the UTF-8 pat­terns, with their con­vert­ers, will com­pletely sup­plant the older pat­terns.

Ver­sion 2019-05-18
Copy­right2008–2018 Users Group
Main­tainerMo­jca Miklavec
Arthur Reutenauer
Manuel Pé­gourié-Gon­nard (in­ac­tive)
Khaled Hosny (in­ac­tive)
Élie Roux (in­ac­tive)



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