CTAN update: babel

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Tue May 18 07:28:08 CEST 2021

Javier Bezos López submitted an update to the



Version number: 3.59 2021-05-16
License type: lppl1.3

Summary description: Multilingual support for Plain TeX or LaTeX

Announcement text:

Changes in version 3.59 are described in:


Here is a summary:

* Tentative kashida with user-definable rules (via transforms).
* Fixes:
  - \babel at texpdf inconsistently defined (#130)
  - Partial fix for #131 (quotation with CJK).
* Removed doubleletter.hyphen (Norsk), which serves to nothing.


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More information is at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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