[tex-hyphen] Renaming plain pattern files in hyph-utf8: feedback?

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Mon Apr 11 09:12:01 CEST 2016

On 11 April 2016 at 08:46, Philip Taylor wrote:
> The proposal is too complex for me to comprehend properly at this early
> hour of the day; I will try to look at it when I am more awake.  In the
> mean time, one observation and one question :
> Observation :  *.LICENSE" is mis-spelled; it should read *.LICENCE

I would prefer the British form as well :)

> Question :  What does ".yaml" mean ?

"YAML Ain't Markup Language" / "Yet Another Markup Language"


It's human-readable and computer-parsable format that would replace
free-form text in the "headers" of hyphenation patterns (keeping all
the content, but unifying the way the data is represented).

As an example:


The contents would end up in a separate valid YAML file after removing
the comment sign (and the patterns).


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