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CTAN update: hyph-utf8

Date: March 23, 2021 7:48:57 PM CET
Arthur Rosendahl submitted an update to the hyph-utf8 package. Version number: 2021-03-22 License type: mit Summary description: Hyphenation patterns expressed in UTF-8 Announcement text:
Emergency upload to address issues in yesterday’s update.
This package is located at http://mirror.ctan.org/language/hyph-utf8 More information is at https://www.ctan.org/pkg/hyph-utf8
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Manfred Lotz CTAN is run entirely by volunteers and supported by TeX user groups. Please join a user group or donate to one, see https://ctan.org/lugs .

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 2021-03-22
Copyright2008–2021 Users Group
MaintainerMojca Miklavec
Arthur Rosendahl
Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard (inactive)
Khaled Hosny (inactive)
Élie Roux (inactive)



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