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CTAN submission – soul.sty

Date: May 13, 2002 5:42:16 PM CEST
On Mon, 13 May 2002, Melchior FRANZ wrote: > I've just uploaded version 2.2 of `soul.sty' as archive > >--- soul.tar.gz ---< > > to > >--- ftp://ftp.dante.de/incoming/ ---< > > Please replace the contents of > >--- /macros/latex/contrib/supported/soul/ ---< > > by the new files. The package is again licenced under the terms of the > >--- LPPL ---< > > > The soul package provides hyphenatable letterspacing, underlining, > overstriking, and highlighting. > > Version 2.2 > ============================================================= > - fixes several bugs, such as the \toksdef bug, that made soul > incompatible with the tabularx and other packages > - reportedly fixes an underlining bug that I wasn't even aware of > - fixes and improves expansion mode, as in \def\x{\foo}\so\x > - adds support for the Plain TeX color package wrapper, so that > highlighting also works under Plain TeX. > - fixes a long standing spelling mistake: now it's "hyphenatable" :-) Thanks for the update, I installed it as requested, in macros/latex/contrib/supported/soul For the CTAN Team Rainer Schöpf

soul – Hyphenation for letterspacing, underlining, and more

The package provides hyphenable spacing out (letterspacing), underlining, striking out, etc., using the hyphenation algorithm to find the proper hyphens automatically. It also provides a mechanism that can be used to implement similar tasks, that have to treat text syllable by syllable. This is shown in two examples.

This version is a merge of the original soul package from Melchior Franz and the soulutf8 package from Heiko Oberdiek and supports also UTF8.

Version3.1 2023-06-14
Copyright2007 Heiko Oberdiek
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MaintainerHeiko Oberdiek



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