[tex-live] hyphenation exceptions for US English

Philip Taylor (Webmaster) P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Fri Nov 2 23:47:13 CET 2007

Why on earth would you want to permit modification ?
A TeX document should typeset identically on any
TeX system in the world; once you allow variant
hyphenation exceptions, you throw that basic
premiss out of the window :-(

** Phil.
Karl Berry wrote:
>     I think it should be added to TeXLive.
> I agree, but we should include it in a tugboat directory on CTAN first.
>     There is one small detail missing: the license.  Barbara?
> Barbara is away for a few more days and I'm sure will be swamped for a
> while upon her return.
> My personal preference for the exception list would be for a simple
> all-permissive license, for instance:
> Copyright 2007 TeX Users Group.
> You may freely use, modify and/or distribute this file.
> Thanks,
> Karl

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