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A version of LaTeX design for use in typesetting of Japanese

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What is the difference between platex and pdflatex?

I just learned that there is another latex program called platex. But I can't find a good definition of what platex is and why I might want to use it.
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Furigana fontsize unaffected by \rubysize

I am new to platex and ruby, and to using *TeX for typesetting Japanese in general. I am currently trying to translate a novel I have been working on into Japanese, and wanted to use furigana when ...
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Create hypertarget with platex + dvipdfmx that can be opened from external pdf

The following link Hyperref to external pdf that will open at particular label gives great answer for linking individual pdfs. However it seems to NOT working for platex with dvipdfmx that is mostly ...
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How to write Chinese and Japanese in the one report

everyone. It is the 3rd. question about 'platex' or Japanese. Question: In one paper or report, I need to write Chinese and Japanese. Can I use the \usepackage{CJK}, or what kind of command I ...
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How to use platex on Overleaf

How can one process a document using \documentclass{jarticle} on Overleaf? This class requires pLaTeX, which is not available from the web interface.
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How to install platex in TexWork

I need to write a Japanese report, but I am using the Texwork, with MikTex 2.9 . So I need to install the package platex. I do not know where to install such a package, I try to search in the ...
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Accessing platex with TeXnicCenter

I have to write a Japanese report and my professor asked me to use the document class "jsarticle". As I usually don't need to write Kanji when using LaTex, I didn't know how to do it and it took me ...
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Missing kanji with platex/dvipdf

I'm trying to compile a document with platex, but certain kanji do not show up at all in the resulting pdf. \documentclass{jsarticle} % unless I have this line, I get ascii mojibake for some reason \...
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platex.exe not created in w32tex

I just downloaded texist2015 (latest update 2015 Sept. 26th, today!) and make a standardinstallation of w32tex. Everything went well except that the most important component platex.exe is not ...
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(u)platex and line indentation (tbook)

I'm using the tbook class to write text in Japanese. The problem is that text is not aligned the same for each line. This is easily observed using the quotation mark (「quote」) . Note that the text is ...
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MiKTeX - error creating format for platex

I'm trying to add platex/pdfplatex to MiKTeX, but I can't seem to do it right. These are my steps: Enable the format (uncheck exclude) Rebuild (which fails) I don't understand what the missing ...