CTAN Update: Velthuis devanagari for TeX

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Mon Jun 23 01:25:48 CEST 2008

On Sun, 22 Jun 2008 Zdeněk Wagner submitted an update to the



It contains Frans Velthuis' preprocessor for Devanagari text, and fonts and 
macros to use when typesetting the processed text.  The macros provide features 
that support Sanskrit, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, and other languages typically 
printed in the Devanagari script.

The fonts are available both in Metafont and Type 1 format.

Location on CTAN: /language/devanagari/velthuis
Summary description: Update to version 2.15
License type: gpl
Announcement text: 
This update adds an LDF file for using Hindi with babel and support for XeTeX.

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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