CTAN update: babel-french

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Wed Jan 31 22:03:01 CET 2018

Daniel Flipo submitted an update to the



Version number: 3.4a
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Babel contributed support for French

Announcement text:
- New command \frenchdate (like \spanishdate);
- Both options "french" and "acadian" can now be used simultaneously
  in a document;
- New command \FBsetspaces to help customising spaces added before
  high punctuation and inside quotes;
- \FBthousandsep (used in French by numprint) is now a kern;
- babel-french now requires eTeX.


This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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