[tex-hyphen] dehyph-exptl v0.20 RC1 (experimental German patterns)
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Mon Jun 15 20:09:17 CEST 2009
2009/6/15 Stephan Hennig wrote:
> I have uploaded an RC for the experimental German hyphenation patterns
> v0.20 to
> The most visible change are the new patterns for traditional orthography
> of Standard German as used in Switzerland. The pattern files are
> variety of orthography
> Standard German traditional reformed
> Germany dehypht-x-<date>.pat dehyphn-x-<date>.pat
> Austria same as Germany same as Germany
> Switzerland dehyphts-x-<date>.pat same as Germany
> The pattern files are meant for inclusion into the hyph-utf8 package.
> I'd be happy to see that happen magically :) (after the release) with
> the proper renaming. Swiss patterns still suffer Babel (and
> Polyglossia?) support, but they should be in hyph-utf8 nonetheless, I think.
I happily leave the pattern naming decision to Arthur.
Stephan: what are your plans about babel/polyglossia? Do Swiss German
patterns need their own entry in TeX Live/MikTeX configuration as
well? If the answer is yes: should one wait for Babel/Polyglossia
support first before adding a new entry?
Adding the patterns to hyph-utf8 is not too strictly related to adding
an entry to TL. We can add the patterns in any case, it's just the
question of ease of use.
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