[tex-live] moving ucs back to -recommended

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard mpg at elzevir.fr
Wed Mar 10 06:10:10 CET 2010


Norbert Preining a écrit :
>>From a Debian bug report:
> ----- Forwarded message from Decklin Foster <decklin at red-bean.com> -----
>> Somewhere between Lenny and now, ucs.sty was moved from -recommended
>> to -extra. As UTF-8 support is (I believe) a release goal, I would
> ----- End forwarded message -----
> I somehow agree that making inputting utf8 with -recommended would be
> a nice thing. I don't want to dig through the dependencies now, but
> are there any specific reasons why we moved ucs package to latexextra?
Well, ucs isn't required for utf8 input, \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} is enough.
Maybe ucs has a better coverage, I'm not sure, but I don't see a problem with it
being in -extra, since there is already something for utf8 input in -recommended.


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