CTAN update: babel-japanese

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Tue Feb 7 17:21:02 CET 2017

Japanese TeX Development Community submitted an update to the



Version number: 2.1 2017-02-05
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Babel support for Japanese

Announcement text:
Add new feature \languageattribute{japanese}{kansujitoday}.
This changes the numeric notation of  \today to Chinese numerals
(called "kansuji") when used in vertical writings.

This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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