CTAN update: babel-russian

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Mon Jan 11 15:53:35 CET 2021

Igor A. Kotelnikov submitted an update to the



Version number: 1.3m 2021-01-10
License type: lppl1.3c

Summary description: Russian language module for Babel

Announcement text:

Russian language module for Babel

Released under the LaTeX Project Public License v1.3c or later.
See http://www.latex-project.org/lppl.txt

The package provides support for use of Babel in documents written in
Russian (in both traditional and ancient forms). The support is adapted
for use both under legacy TEX engines, and under X∃TEX and LuaTEX.

Current version 1.3m dated by 2021-01-10

Current Maintainer is Igor A. Kotelnikov.

Submit feature request to https://github.com/kia999/babel-russian


2021-01-10 version 1.3m

    * The macro `\cyrdash` that prints Cyrillic dash has been changed.
      Now it is alias of `\textemdash` in all encodings.

    * New Customisation section added to the module documentation. It
      describes how to modify the `\cyrdash` macro and shorthand
      `"--~"` that is intended to print Cyrillic dash in compound names
      of physical laws, mathematical equations, company titles, e.t.c.
      such as the Ostrogradsky-Gauss theorem (thanks to Olga Lapko).

2020-10-16 version 1.3l

    * Patches for Russian language from hyperref package to
      babel-russian module (thanks to Ulrike Fischer).

See russianb.pdf for more information.


This package is located at 

More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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