CTAN Update: bidi

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Sun Jul 13 14:34:07 CEST 2008

On Fri, 11 Jul 2008 François Charette submitted an update to the 



Location on CTAN: /macros/xetex/latex/bidi
Summary description: Support for bidirectional typesetting with XeLaTeX
License type: lppl

Announcement text: 

This package provides a convenient interface for typesetting
bidirectional texts with XeLaTeX.

This version adds support for tabular environments and captions and brings 
several other improvements and bugfixes. (Right-to-left tables with the array 
package are not yet supported.)

The code for alphabetic numerals has been moved to the relevant
language definition files of the new polyglossia package.


This package is located at 
.  More information is at
(if the package is new it may take a day for that information to 
appear).  We are supported by the TeX Users Group http://www.tug.org .  
Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .

Thanks for the upload.

For the CTAN Team
  Rainer Schöpf

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