[XeTeX] Babel

Javier Bezos listas at tex-tipografia.com
Fri May 4 18:48:02 CEST 2012

El 04/05/2012 9:24, Vafa Khalighi escribió:

> Is there a mailing list/development repository for babel?

Sure. The repository is on:


Until now, there are only changes in the test files.

As to the mailing list, I'm not sure. There is the latex-l
list, but it's intended mainly for LaTeX3, and babel is a
LaTeX2e (and Plain) thing, but after cleaning up babel there
will be very likely further work on a new multilingual core
for LaTeX3, and I presume discussing babel will be ok.

Remember what I said in my first post -- as far as babel
is concerned, the goal is mainly to fix bugs, to make babel
compatible with XeTeX and LuaTeX (and just that) and perhaps
to add a few minor features, that's all, because a new core
is clearly necessary. Work on the latter, however, will
start later and not right now -- understanding better the
problems in babel will help in the development of the new


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