[tex-eplain] different hyphenation patterns (recommended way of handling)
olegkat at gmail.com
Tue Oct 21 06:15:20 CEST 2008
On Mon, Oct 20, 2008 at 09:11:01AM +0200, Helmut Jarausch wrote:
> what is the recommended way of using Eplain with different languages
> (i.e. hyphenation patterns).
> Is there something similar to Babel?
> Or do I have to generate different fmt files for each language?
You can try this:
$ touch eplain.aux
$ tex -ini eplain.ini
and then use the resulting eplain.fmt. It should contain patterns for
many languages, including two kinds for German:
$ tex -fmt=./eplain
This is TeXk, Version 3.141592 (Web2C 7.5.6)
%&-line parsing enabled.
Babel <v3.8h> and hyphenation patterns for english, usenglishmax, dumylang, noh
yphenation, croatian, ukrainian, russian, bulgarian, czech, slovak, danish, dut
ch, finnish, basque, french, german, ngerman, ibycus, greek, monogreek, ancient
greek, hungarian, italian, latin, mongolian, norsk, icelandic, interlingua, tur
kish, coptic, romanian, welsh, serbian, slovenian, estonian, esperanto, upperso
rbian, indonesian, polish, portuguese, spanish, catalan, galician, swedish, loa
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