[tex-live] hyphen -- nearly all languages added by default
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Thu Jun 16 12:06:12 CEST 2016
On 16 June 2016 at 10:44, Dr. Werner Fink wrote:
> just get a report that language.dat nearly all hyphen are added by
> default (package hyphen-base).
This must be a misinformation. The hyphen-base package only adds the
Knuth's English patterns.
It is true though that the "default" full installation of TeX Live
installs all hyphenation patterns.
> Shouldn't this be done by AddHyphen execute of the specific hyphen
This is already the case.
It used to be the case until TL 2016 that hyph-utf8 shipped all the
patterns and hyphen-<language> packages only enabled those patterns in
language.dat(.def). But since recently even the patterns themselves
are shipped by individual packages.
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