[tex-live] Bidi is gone!?

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Tue Apr 2 16:01:48 CEST 2013

Herbert Schulz <herbs at wideopenwest.com> wrote:

> This morning the bidi package, as well as a bunch of other packages,
> were deleted from TeX Live and are no longer available via CTAN. While
> I don't use it I know there are others that do use it and wonder why
> it was removed.

it was removed at the request of the author, vafa khalighi.

several other packages have also gone; i ran out of time, so there are a
few more to come.  :-(

(i found the ctan removal exercise very depressing, and had to force
myself to carry on,)

after i've done, there'll be another delay before the remaining packages
disappear from tex live.

the unhappy archivist

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