CTAN update: babel

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Tue Apr 27 19:08:26 CEST 2021

Javier Bezos López submitted an update to the



Version number: 3.58 2021-04-26
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Multilingual support for Plain TeX or LaTeX

Announcement text:

Changes in version 3.58 are described in:


Here is a summary:
* More predefined transforms (lua):
  - doubleletter.hyphen: Norsk
  - oneletter.nobreak:   Czech, Polish, Slovak
  - hyphen.repeat:       Czech, Polish, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish
  - punctuation.space:   Hindi, Sanskrit
  - transliteration.hk:  Sanskrit 
  - transliteration.gajica: Serbian
* 'prehyphenation' transforms are now disabled in verbatim.
* New line breaking mode ‘unhyphenated’.
* Fix: \shorthandoff*{^} was not revertible (#126).
* Experimental code for Arabic justification (with elongated
  forms; lua).


This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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