CTAN Update: babel
What's new. ---------- With \babelprovide you can create a new language if there is no style for your language or the available ones do not fit your needs. This macro is also the first step in using the new ini files, because you can load the captions in utf-8 from them if necessary (and if available). From this version on, the letter in version numbers is dropped, so the current one is 3.10, the next one will be 3.11 and so on.
The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at https://ctan.org/pkg/babel The package’s files themselves can be inspected at http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/required/babel/base/
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese
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babel – Multilingual support for Plain TeX or LaTeX
The package manages culturally-determined typographical (and other) rules, and hyphenation patterns for a wide range of languages. A document may select a single language to be supported, or it may select several, in which case the document may switch from one language to another in a variety of ways.
Babel uses contributed configuration files that provide the detail of what has to be done for each language.
Users of XeTeX are advised to use polyglossia rather than Babel.
Javier Bezos López|
Johannes L. Braams (inactive)
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