New on CTAN (afaict): parsitex

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Fri May 3 12:09:01 CEST 2013

the daemon reported:

> Name of contribution: parsitex
> Author's name: Persian TeX Group
> Package version: 3.10
> Location on CTAN: systems/parsitex/
> Summary description: A localized Persian and bidirectional extension of TeX
> License type: pd
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> The ParsiTeX engine is a localized Persian and bidirectional extension of TeX.
> It is based on TeX--XeT algorithm of Knuth but does not have any of the limitations of
> the TeX--XeT included in etex. For the details of changes please look at parsitex.pdf.
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> Announcement required: Yes

you friendly neighbourhood archivist notes that parsitex is distributed
as a change file "on" current tex.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

thanks for the upload; i installed the package and created an entry in
the catalogue repository.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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