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What is “latex-dev”?

no answer needed, I'm adding the question as reference The package/update manager of my TeX-system installed in the last weeks a number of packages called latex-XX-dev, and CTAN too shows a number ...
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6answers
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LaTeX/XeTeX setup Tamil/Indic languages

I use TexMaker and LyX in Ubuntu. I'd like to typeset Tamil/Telugu/Hindi text, and so far I've been unsuccessful. Please suggest me a working TeX/LaTeX/variants setup for Indic languages, especially ...
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4answers
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Burmese and LuaLaTeX

I am working with a project which requires LuaLaTeX (TeX Live) and the Noto Serif Myanmar font. I need a few words of Burmese only. The MWE works well with XeLaTeX. But LuaLaTeX has a problem with the ...
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3answers
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Overview of Arabic fonts available for LaTeX/XeTeX?

Is there an overview available for Arabic fonts in LaTeX / XeTeX? Ideally with output examples, so that it becomes clear how they compare. So far, I'm aware of Geeza Pro, Amiri (and its variants),...
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How to use Noto Color Emoji with lualatex?

I want to use Noto Color Emoji with lualatex (package fonts-noto-color-emoji on my box). However, this fails as follows. How to use Noto Color Emoji with lualatex? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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how to write Burmese in latex?

I'm working with a linguist who is writing a paper about Burmese. I'm trying to get his paper to work in latex. There're lots of symbols in Burmese. but I struggle to find the commands in latex to get ...
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1answer
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Trouble with british glyphs

If I use \setmainfont directive in my document, this is what I get instead of british glyphs! What's the reason of this problem and how to fix it? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{harfload, ...
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2answers
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How to use AutoFakeBold and AutoFakeItalic with fontspec?

The font, Kalpurush, doesn't have any Bold, Italic, BoldItalic etc. features in it. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{harfload, fontspec} \setmainfont{Kalpurush}[RawFeature={mode=harf}] \parindent ...
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1answer
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Bangla breaks apart with lualatex!

I switched to lualatex for coloring part of Arabic words easily with arabluatex and xcolor. With xelatex I'd no problem with Bangla. Here's the latex script: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{...
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1answer
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Can't write in Arabic in Latex using “arabluatex” package

I found this previous post and followed the first answer. I made this script: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[novoc]{arabluatex} \linespread{1.25} \begin{document} \newfontfamily\arabicfont[...
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What is the current status of Kashida (in bidi) with luatex?

I am trying to find out how to have Kashida justification in Luatex (in TexLive) for bidi text. Background: I can see by searching that support might appear in babel here but nothing implemented yet....