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Sat Aug 27 15:46:16 CEST 2022
Manfred Lotz <manfred at dante.de> writes:
> The showhyphens author Patrick Gundlach decided in June that showhyphens should
> be moved to obsolete in CTAN. If a package gets moved to obsolete/ tree then it
> will be removed from texlive.
Thanks for the explanation! Is that really a good policy, though? To me
it seems obviously good if a Texlive release is rather stable, and it
would be better if obsoletion meant that the package isn't included in the
*next release* of Texlive.
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